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[PI] Biologists Announce Discovery of an Entirely New Branch of Life.

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In further proof that we never know just how much we don’t know, a
paper published in Nature suggests that biologists in the UK have discovered an entirely new and unique branch in the tree of life. A group of mysterious microscopic organisms related to fungus are actually so different that they make up their own kind of fungal group. Another way to say that: there are so many of these distinctly different kinds of organisms living in so many diverse places, that the biodiversity among this new group might be as vast as the entire known fungal kingdom. In fact, they might not actually be fungi at all.
http://www.popsci.com/science/articl...roscopic-level

Really interesting article, it's amazing how much we don't know about the world around us.
post #2 of 23
but can you get high off it? where theres a will, theres a way


i dont do drugs btw

someone will find a way, before the tree eats them
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post #3 of 23
An excellent post, and a pretty good summary to boot, cheers!
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great news!!!
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i for one welcome our new moldy overlords
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Sounds delicious!
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Who cares, dinosaurs and dragons or no dice.
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yep until scientists create a real Jurassic Park, im not impressed.
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Nice article, you guys would really want a pet T-Rex lol
    
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