Posted by: Michael Ritter PhD | March 19, 2007

Oceanic Expedition Uncovers Vast Genetic Diversity

A two-year study of the world’s oceans revealed an unprecedented level of genetic diversity in marine microbes. Expedition leader J. Craig Venter discusses the study and its significance.

Read the interview transcript, listen to the audio, or watch the video segment at The News Hour with Jim Lehrer.

TPE Link – “The Oceans

Image: Great Barrier Reef of Australia. Courtesy NASA/GSFC/LaRC/JPL, MISR Team. Source Visible Earth

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