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Worms In Space Live Longer Than Their Earthly Counterparts
2012-07-07 09:47:29

Scientists have reported in the journal Scientific Reports that spaceflight could help a microscopic worm live longer.

Tiny Worms Could Hold Key To Living In Space
2011-11-30 09:14:58

Microscopic worms similar in biological makeup to human beings have returned from a successful space mission, proving for the first time that worms can survive in space.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.