Image ID: 10009948
Caption: Antarctic microorganisms have adaptations that allow them to survive in the extreme polar environment. Unusual enzymes and other biomolecules produced by these bacteria and fungi may have biotechnological applications that could benefit mankind.
Keywords: petri dish | scientist
Location: Antarctica
Season: 2009/2010
Photographer: Pete Bucktrout
Image size (pixels): 4256 x 2832