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Title: Size Limits of Very Small Microorganisms Proceedings of a Workshop
Url: https://nap.nationalacademies.org/read/9638/chapter/1
Publisher: National Academies Press (U.S.)
National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)
Description: This National Academy of Sciences web page provides links to discussions and papers regarding whether or not nanobacteria may be considered life forms based on size constraints. The papers and discussions follow a two-day workshop involving four panel discussions held in October of 1998. In addition to papers and discussions, the site includes links to an overview of the workshop's goals and an image version of the report.
LC Classification: Science -- Microbiology -- Bacteria
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Biogeochemistry
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Life -- Biomineralization
GEM Subject: Science -- Chemistry
Science -- Biology
Science -- Geology
Key Concept: Biology -- Bacteria
Resource Type: Reference Material
Instructional Material
Format: Document -- HTML
Audience: Educator
Education Level: High School
Higher Education
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Lower Division)
Higher Education -- Undergraduate (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Upper Division)
Higher Education -- Technical Education (Lower Division)
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Language: English
Rights: National Academy of Sciences
Access Rights: Free access
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Source: Microbial Life
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