Sabine and Martin Mach

This creative and informative web site is dedicated to Tardigrades, more commonly known as water bears. The site, directed towards children and the general public, includes the following features: short introduction, still images, impressions (photomicrographs), videos, and the Water Bear web base. The Water Bear web base is a free monthly journal dedicated to water bears. Back issues are available on-line and discuss every aspect of water bears, including where to find them, how to culture them, their history, reproduction, and much more!

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Subject: Biology, Microbiology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Images/Illustrations
Grade Level: General Public, High School (9-12), Middle (6-8), Intermediate (3-5)
Extreme Environments: High Radiation, Anhydrous, Anoxic, High Pressure, Alkaline, Extremely Hot, Acidic, Extremely Cold
Topics: Biosphere:Microbiology, Ecology