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Extremophiles: Life On The Edge

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Extremophiles: Life On The Edge

Extremophiles: Life On The Edge

Extremophiles: Life On The Edge

Only Available in Archive Formats.

GUESTS: John Delaney Professor, Oceanography University of Washington Seattle, Washington John Priscu Professor, Department of Biological Sciences Montana State University Bozeman, Montana Judith McKenzie Professor, Department of Earth Sciences Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland Terrance Bruggeman Chairman and CEO Diversa, Inc. San Diego, California They endure blistering-hot water, bone-crushing pressures, and searing radiation. They live at the bottom of the sea, in icy, barren deserts, and in the dark depths beneath the Earth's surface. And yet, they live—they even thrive. In this hour, we'll take a look at creatures that crave extreme environments, and the scientists who love them.

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