Jumbo viruses hint at ‘fourth domain’ of life | Fox News

Oh my, some scientists have discovered two species of a giant virus, which they have tentatively named pandoraviruses.  Don’t worry, I don’t think they will infect us or take over the world — their preferred hosts are amoebas.  Still, this will rewrite the biology textbooks, if this indeed turns out to be a “fourth kingdom” of life.

Jumbo viruses hint at ‘fourth domain’ of life.

Published in: on July 19, 2013 at 7:46 am  Leave a Comment  

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