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Bacteria in Cold Temps.

Postby aquashark » Sat Mar 19, 2005 4:05 pm

I was wondering if any bacteria can survive in really cold tempertures and if so how? Thanks!
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Postby Poison » Sat Mar 19, 2005 5:14 pm

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How charged with punishment the scroll
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I am the Captain of my soul.
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Postby zerotimbo2001 » Tue Mar 22, 2005 4:16 pm

New bacillus type bacteria have been isolated from the antarctic, found to be closely related to Bacillus and have been classed in a new genera called Brevibacillus...

Sporulating aerobic rods. [/i]
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Postby MrMistery » Sat Mar 26, 2005 7:17 pm

Bacteria can live ANYWHERE
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