archiv~1.txt: SETI [ASTRO] Do Nanobacteria Rule Earth And Mars?

SETI [ASTRO] Do Nanobacteria Rule Earth And Mars?

Larry Klaes ( lklaes@bbn.com )
Tue, 23 Mar 1999 16:32:09 -0500

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>Do nanobacteria rule Earth and Mars?
>By BBC News Online Science Editor Dr David Whitehouse
>March 22, 1999
>
>The most common form of life on Earth may be tiny forms of bacteria, if new
>research in Australia is confirmed.
>
>The existence of nanobacteria has been suggested for over 10 years. They
>were one of the lines of evidence used by Nasa scientists to claim that tiny
>structures in a Martian rock were fossil bacteria.
>
>Full story here:
>http://news.bbc.co.uk/hi/english/sci/tech/newsid_300000/300949.stm
>