Tardigrades can live for decades


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#2

Only decades? Well that rules them out for being an agent of panspermia.


#3

WaterBear_Swimming


#4

Maybe there are panspermic tardigrades experiencing time dilation due to near-light speed velocities.


#5

It’s almost as if, when they come out of their suspension, these tardis have traveled through time!


#6

Big deal. I do that on the weekends.


#7

Were tardigrades the model for the alien race in “The Three-Body Problem”? I always wondered.


#8

Absolutely obligatory:

Death vs Tardigrades


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