Hydrogen-Supported Life Beneath Glaciers the Subject of MSU Team's Recent Publication
December 30, 2020
By Reagan Colyer, MSU News Service
BOZEMAN — Using years’ worth of data collected from ice-covered habitats all over the world, a Montana State University team has discovered new insights into the processes that support microbial life underneath ice sheets and glaciers, and the role those organisms play in perpetuating life through ice ages and, perhaps, in seemingly inhospitable environments on other planets.
Doctoral candidate Eric Dunham of MSU’s Department of Microbiology and Immunology in the College of Agriculture, along with mentor Eric Boyd, published their findings in the jo...