What if you could survive extreme pressures, temperatures, radiation, and asteroid impacts — but only if you shrank to be a millimeter long? That's the life of the tardigrade, a microscopic extremophile that can live through just about anything. And according to a paper published in Scientific Reports, when we say anything, we mean anything.
Waterbear Don't Give A Care
Tardigrades Are The First Animal to Survive in Space
Share the knowledge!
Written by Ashley Hamer July 28, 2017
Wake up with the smartest email in your inbox.
Our best articles a few times a week.