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Recovery and reproduction of tardigrades frozen for over 30 years

Scientists managed to resuscitate tardigrades and have them reproduce although they had been frozen since 1983!

__truncato_root__>Scientists from the Japanese National Institute of Polar Research (NIPR) have reported* that they have retrieved rigid tiny organisms called “tardigrades” collected from moss samples under frozen conditions (-20°C) after 30 years, the longest recorded cryptobiotic duration of s...

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