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At the bottom of the Mariana Trench, oil-fed bacteria were found.

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At the deepest point of the World Ocean, the Mariana Trench, located in the western part of the Pacific Ocean and reaching almost 11,000 meters below the surface (for comparison, the height of Mount Everest is 8,848 meters), scientists have discovered unique bacteria that feed on oil. The study, whose results were published in the […]

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Bacteria can prevent the formation of road pits.

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For the safety of motorists and pedestrians, winter icy roads abundantly sprinkled with anti-icing solutions. Unfortunately, they negatively affect the concrete under the ice layer, destroying it and forming road pits. Researchers at Drexel University in Philadelphia have found that some groups of bacteria can eliminate this side effect, and even make the roads more […]

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