Consider Haloferax volcanii, a single celled organism that thrives in extreme conditions such as the very salty Dead Sea. Scientists study it for clues about potential life on Mars and about how organisms may adapt to Earth’s changing climate. Much like the organism she studies, H. volcanii researcher Manuela Tripepi, PhD, is an expert at adapting to challenging situations.
"A Journey of Adaptation,"
Thomas Jefferson University Research Magazine: Vol. 3:
1, Article 38.
Available at: https://jdc.jefferson.edu/researchmagazine/vol3/iss1/38