10 Amazing facts about Bacteria

Bacterial Fossils Bacteria are the oldest living organism on Earth. Their 3.5 billion years sold fossils are found
Bacterial Biomass Bacteria make largest biomass on Earth (half of total biomass) more than plants and animal (a single gram of Soil contains about 40 million bacterial cells; an mL of fresh water contains 1 million bacteria). They produce more oxygen on the other than all the plants.[AdSense-A]
10x-more-Bacteria-on-Body Bacteria found 10 times greater in numbers on Human body than own body cell (100 Trillion As compare to 10 Trillion Human Body Cells) collectively all these Bacteria weighs 4 pound. But fortunately most of them are harmless or even useful.
Bacteria on Sweat Pores Our sweat is Odorless, the foul smell of sweat is due to Bacterial Normal flora on skin. They mingle with perspiration and produce Odor.
Bacterial Transformation Bacteria adopt genetic change more rapidly which results in new disease and resistance to drugs. Due to this ability, Bacteria are greatly used in Genetic researches.
Bacteria Can Store Data Bacteria are capable to store data. A gram of E. coli (a type of Bacteria) can store more data than a traditional 90 GB Hard disk drive.
Bacteria in Hot Spring Bacteria found on the places where life is not possible. These places including dead sea, Radio Active waste, Acidic Hot spring, and deep Earth Crust)
bacterial Spores When not in a favorable condition, Bacteria cover itself in a highly resistance material to convert into spores to bare extreme condition.  Some form of Bacterial spore can bare 500 0C temperature)
Bacterial Growth Bacteria have high growth rate. They reproduce by Binary Fission (a from of asexual reproduction ) and may reproduce from one cell into 1 million in just 4 hours(double in number each 10 to 20 minutes)
Genetically Engineered Bacteria Bacteria can be engineered genetically to be useful for human being. They can synthesis useful substances (i.e. Insulin, Vitamins) or drugs (i.e. Antibiotics) for human being.


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