when a drop of water is applied to the salt shelter, the bacterium springs back to life. The finding has implications for the search for life on other planets. Where super-harsh conditions might lead researchers to dismiss the possibility that life could persist there, bacteria may simply lie in wait for a spritz of moisture. What We Think Martians Look Like "Given the richness and complexity of these formations, they may be used as biosignatures in the search for life in extremely dry environments outside our own planet, such as the surface of Mars or that of Jupiter's satellite, Europa," said biologist Jose Maria Gomez, from the Laboratory of BioMineralogy and Astrobiological Research (LBMARS, University of Valladolid-CSIC), Spain, in a press release. Gomez made the discovery with his home microscope.
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NHL-SIGNINGS Habs come to terms with Subban UNDATED (AP) The Canadiens have agreed to terms with top defenseman P.K. Subban (soo-BAN') on an eight-year deal. The agreement comes just a day after an arbitration hearing that would have led to a one-year contract. Subban will be under contract through the age of 33. He is the 2013 Norris Trophy winner as the NHL's top defenseman.
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Poneman said Friday in his office. He added, however, that the Energy Department continued to work with Russia on the security of atomic materials. New sanctions for Russiahere's where they'll hurt American officials and experts say the decision will limit how much each side knows about the other's capabilities and intentions after more than two decades in watch Kim Kardashian Superstar which American and Russian nuclear scientists worked alongside one another. Those programs let once-bitter rivals, locked in the ultimate arms race, take each other's measure and deepen relationships, reducing the chances for deadly miscalculation and technological surprise. Now, both sides are slipping back toward habits reminiscent of the Cold War.
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More tests and details are expected post-surgery, the source said. Another source, also speaking on condition of anonymity, said it would be premature to speculate that Dorsey will miss the entire 2014 season as more evaluations still must be done. The Niners had a day off from training camp Saturday. Losing Dorsey would be a huge blow 11 months after 2013 starting nose tackle Ian Williams went down with a season-ending ankle injury in a Week 2 loss at Seattle. Dorsey quickly emerged as a reliable replacement and stabilizing force for the defensive line. Williams has undergone multiple surgeries and is currently on the physically unable to perform list.