Water bear brought back to life after being frozen for 30 years

January 20, 2016 by  
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Much like the concept of Futurama, nature has produced a creature hardy enough to survive being completely frozen for decades. Japanese scientists successfully revived tiny tardigrades – or “water bears”, their common name due to the shape of their heads – after they had been frozen for 30 years . Known as some of the most resilient living things on the planet, the water bears even lived long enough to reproduce. Read the rest of Water bear brought back to life after being frozen for 30 years

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