People have been hunting down the legendary fountain of youth since antiquity. Does it exist? Could it ever, even theoretically, exist? A Russian scientist named Dr. Anatoli Brouchkov believes it's out there, and he thinks he found it in 3.5-million-year-old bacteria. So what does Dr. Brouchkov do next? Inject himself with it, of course.
The Bacteria That Doesn't Die
The Scientist Who Said "YOLO"
Russian Scientist Injects Himself With 3.5-Million-Year-Old Bacteria
Has he found the fountain of youth?
Written by Mae Rice April 13, 2018
Wake up with the smartest email in your inbox.
Our Best Articles Daily