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“…[we are] unravel[ling] microbial survival strategies at extreme conditions [to] understand the roles of microbes in the fate [of] methane in hydrate” – Sept 2023, NASA Astrobiology Sept 2023

“…there are bacteria in gas clathrates [on Earth]…If you have any melted pockets of water [on an ocean world], that could be habitable…”
EOS, September 2023

“…struggling to breathe, you would burn from extreme heat and acid in seconds”
Newsweek, October 2022, regarding cause of death on other planets

“…subterranean microbes can trap globally significant amounts of carbon”
Science Magazine, April 2021

“…they [have] something to breathe — everything else is pretty dire”
Mashable, July 2018, regarding the possibility of life on Mars

“…does the methane [on Enceladus] have to be biological?”
Mashable, February 2018

“…in the deep past, before oxygen accumulated in the atmosphere, these purple bacteria might have proliferated to such an extent that they could have been detectable on the Earth’s surface”  –CNN, August 2017