Atmospheric Sampling for Microbes

Our next sampling missions are less than a month away.  I will sharing our progress, and setbacks, as we plan to define the upper limits of Earth’s biosphere.

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2 comments on “Atmospheric Sampling for Microbes

  1. Thanks for following me! Your project seems really interesting! I have a soft spot for microbes in interesting environments and high altitude is definitely interesting! What species do you tend to see at higher altitudes?

    • Many of the organisms we culture in the lab are commonly found in the soil. We have found the usual spore former but some unexpected non-spore formers as well!

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