Some of the world's most amazing animals are the kinds of things you'd be lucky just to encounter once in your life. It takes a boat ride to the open ocean to encounter a blue whale (the largest animal on Earth) and a trip to Africa to see a cheetah (which holds the world's land speed record). Well, chances are there's one little record-breaker that lives right in your backyard. It's called the tardigrade, and on top of surviving extreme temperatures, deadly radiation levels, and the vacuum of space, these extremophiles do one more jaw-dropping thing: they take really big poops.
Live Tiny, Die Never
Written by Ashley Hamer June 8, 2018
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