NASA scientists find bacteria that ca...

NASA scientists find bacteria that can live on arsenic

There are 5 comments on the USA Today story from Dec 3, 2010, titled NASA scientists find bacteria that can live on arsenic. In it, USA Today reports that:

Arsenic and deep space? NASA scientists Thursday served up a poison-munching microbe as a model for life on alien worlds.

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#1 Dec 3, 2010
Life can adapt to the conditions it lives in. If that environment had a little arsenic but not enough to kill then these microbes could have developed defenses against it.

If you fess up to believing in evolution, then you must fess up to the fact that these microbes over time could have morphed into a type of life seen no where else on the earth if given enough time.

York, SC

#2 Dec 3, 2010
I bet the bacteria works for the IRS.

Since: Nov 10

Falls Church, VA

#4 Dec 3, 2010
Its not that the bacteria have developed defences against the arsnic, they actually feed on it. Its just proof that when given a chance life will thrive under any circumstance. They are revealing all of this information to us slowly about the new life supporting moons and planets so when they drop the bomb on everyone about Alien interactions we will not be as shocked. They are trying to get everyone slowly adjusted to the fact that there is life out there and make it acceptable for when its revealed.

El Paso, TX

#5 Dec 3, 2010
Wow NASA has Courtney Loves DNA??

San Jose, CA

#6 Dec 13, 2010
This people find a lot of things not only bacterias, ididnt born yesterday

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