Bacteria which sense the Earth's magnetic field

11/18/05

Max Planck researchers uncover how a nanoscale 'compass' inside bacteria orients them to the Earth's magnetic field

Source: Eurekalert & others

Last reviewed: By John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on 21 Feb 2009
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