Hidden in plain sight: Dal evolutionary biologists uncover a new branch on the Tree of Life 

A Dal-led study published in the journal Nature outlines how the genes of little-known microbes found in a sample of dirt place these organisms outside of all known biological kingdoms — a significant discovery for those examining how complex-celled life evolved on Earth.

Source: Hidden in plain sight: Dal evolutionary biologists uncover a new branch on the Tree of Life – Dal News – Dalhousie University

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