Science News Archive - December 23, 2006
Brett Baker discovered three new microbes living amidst the bacteria she thought she knew well. All three were so small - the size of large viruses - as to be virtually invisible under a microscope, and belonged to a totally new phylum of Archaea, microorganisms that have been around for billions of years.
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.