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Chemosynthetic Microbial Life Found In Earth's Oceanic Crust

Chemosynthetic Microbial Life Found In Earth’s Oceanic Crust

According to recent findings published in Science, a study has suggested that chemosynthetic microbes are creating their energy in the depths of the ocean, directly from the rocky layers of the sea bed. Whereas most of life on Earth’s surface depends on the sun for its energy, these microbes seem to be subsisting on energy from chemical reactions, void of… Read more →