Explaining How Tardigrades Manage to Survive Under Extreme Conditions

Tardigrades are quite good at adjusting to challenging environmental circumstances. In the past, Ralph Schill, a professor at the University of Stuttgart’s Institute of Biomaterials and Biomolecular Systems, showed that dried tardigrades might remain unharmed for several years without ingesting water. (Photo: Wikimedia Commons) The Journal of Zoology reported the research and methodology used by … Read more