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prochlorococcus

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  • Indeed, she said, fully one-fifth of the planet's oxygen comes from a single marine-based, blue-green bacterium: the prochlorococcus.

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  • How can we tell which one? Is it the smaller of the 5?

    June 14, 2008

  • An important wee beastie discovered only 22 years ago. The bottom of the food chain and responsible for the oxygen in one of your every five breaths. More here.

    Also neat for having four 'c's and four 'o's in its handle!

    June 14, 2008