November 22, 2008 10:35 AM Subscribe
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"We were looking for pretty animals that have eyes, are coloured, or glow in the dark; instead, the most interesting find was the organism that was blind, brainless, and completely covered in mud." Some of the oldest fossil records may need to be reconsidered: Dr. Mikhail Matz of the University of Texas has discovered Gromia Sphaerica
, a species of protist
, making tracks
'Finding Giant Deep Sea Protists
', a video interview with Dr. Matz.