This Blepharisma japonicum is a single-celled protist called a ciliate, a...
Oil Spill Methanotroph
More than oil gushed from a deep-sea well during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill:...
Tardigrades, which are usually less than 1 mm long, can be found in almost every...
A Microbial Reef
This photograph from a scanning electron micrograph shows the plastisphere up...
Lenticulina secans -- this foram lives on the seafloor. This specimen was collected...
Hantkenina mexicana -- a foram with elongated shell chambers that lived between...
An archaeologist arranges a deep-sea core from off the coast of Britain. These...
The Methane Circus
Students will describe the overall events that occurred during the Cambrian...
Mon, 11/30/2009 - 18:31
Scanning electron microscope image of Vibrio cholerae bacteria.
A sample of cyanophages glow from a stain in this magnified image.