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Could a "Microbial Noah's Ark" Protect Our Future?

News   Jun 15, 2020 | Original story from Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência.

 
Could a "Microbial Noah's Ark" Protect Our Future?

A new study finds that proposal to create a 'microbial Noah's ark' to protect the long-term health of humanity is feasible and should move forward into a pilot project phase, that would include installing infrastructure to store microbes in a site such as Norway or Switzerland and a collaboration for collecting samples all over the world. Credit: Joana Carvalho IGC 2020.

 
 
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