Microbes could be jumping from one planet to the other in Trappist-1. Collisions could be causing the transfer due to impact.
Scientists unearthed ancient microbes that are still alive in Mexico's beautiful Cave of Crystals.
A new study from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) may have cracked the elusive paradox involving the potent greenhouse gas methane that baffled many marine chemists for so long.
Iron sulfide mineral pyrite cystals provides evidence showing the presence of life on land 300 million years ealier than previously thought.
UC Berkeley researchers discovered 47 new phylum-level bacterial groups living in aan aquifer in Colorado.
Scientists discovered a microbe that could provide a model for how “alien life” might survive in uninhabitable planets throughout the universe.
The waters of Iran’s Lake Urmia appeared to be blood-red in a recent satellite image by NASA.
Two new studies revealed that certain bacteria in the gut can cause, predict and prevent rheumatoid arthritis.
Scientists are reporting that gut bacteria can influence our moods, identifying a “depression microbe” that feeds on brain chemicals.
A study revealed that pediatric exposure to antibiotics can lead to the disturbance of the diveristy of the gut microbiome and development of antibiotic-resistant genes.
Underwater structures in Greece, which were thought to be remnants of an ancient city, are actually a result of a natural phenomenon, scientists found.
With the addition of single-celled organisms, microscopic bacteria, and archaea, new estimates place the number of living species well over the 5.6 million identified databases.
A ribbon-shaped lake measuring about 100 kilometers long and 10 kilometers wide, connecting to a canyon stream roughly 1,000 kilometers long, was found hiding deep below the icy surface of Antarctica.
University of Kansas researchers recently published findings on 50 million-year-old rocks and their microbial remnants in a river formation that runs through Utah, Colorado and Wyoming. They say that for Mars, their study reveals some new clues to seek out.