| Sep 11, 2013
| 2:59 PM
British scientists have reached beneath Antarctic ice and grown bacteria using samples pulled from a former subglacial lake.
The research, published in the journal Diversity, strengthens a growing body of evidence that life can exist in the most extreme...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 5:30 AM
Antarctica’s Lake Vostok doesn’t seem like the most hospitable home on the planet for any kind of life. Trapped under a glacier 2.3 miles thick, it’s subject to extreme pressures, extreme cold, extreme heat (possibly from hydrothermal...