Who’s right? Who’s wrong?

Dr Karl, a famous Australian science presenter, has summarised the cockroach’s lack of nuclear hardiness.  We should all be worried about the bacterium Deinococcus radiodurans taking over the world – not cockroaches.

And for Myth Buster fans, you’ll find similar conclusions in their experiments. They found it ‘plausible‘, but dependant on the level of radiation.


2 Comments on “Who’s right? Who’s wrong?”

  1. rumpydog says:

    So is the higher life form the one that creates the bomb, or the one that survives it?

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