High temperatures "seem to be an Achilles heel" for otherwise resilient water bears, a study found.
Water bears shall inherit the planet.
They showed it could even work on human cells too...
Another reason to love tardigrades, the unassuming badasses of animal kingdom.
Two research groups sequencing the genome of the same species of ‘water bear’ report different results.
The tardigrade or "water bear" genome has a huge amount of foreign DNA.