Start A Petition

Yellowstone Viruses 'Jump' Between Hot Pools

Science & Tech  (tags: environment, Yellowstone, climate, earth, microbes, viruses carried by steam, research )

- 3810 days ago -
A population study of microbes in Yellowstone National Park hot pools suggests viruses might be buoyed by steam to distant pools. The result could help to answer some fundamental questions about how microbes, and the viruses that infect them...

Select names from your address book   |   Help

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.


Jennie B (14)
Wednesday November 14, 2007, 9:02 pm
What a lovely thought-viruses jumping between pools of boiling hot swimming here! This does have som interesting info though. Noted/Shared

. (0)
Thursday November 15, 2007, 8:27 am
Noted with interest. Thanks, Jennie.

Ron G (23)
Wednesday November 28, 2007, 7:13 pm
Yea...thats really weird because my pool jumps from warm to freezing cold. Back and forth, back and forth every year. This never happened in the south.....huh? Noted and thanks Jennie.
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)

Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story

Loading Noted By...Please Wait


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Science & Tech

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.