Scientists discover static organisms that failed to evolve in 2 billion years

February 5, 2015 4:10 PM

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Scientists discover static organisms that failed to evolve in 2 billion years

Almost everything, according to scientists, evolves; but this is not the case with an ancient community of bacteria found on the ocean floor of Western Australia. They have not changed or evolved in over two billion years. This is nearly abnormal, and scientists set out to research why this is so.

The stated ability of these microscopic organisms living in “extreme evolutionary stasis” to remain statically unchanged tends to validate Darwin’s theory of evolution.

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