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Despite their tiny stature and their adorable nicknames—moss piglets, water bears—the tenacious tardigrade has some tremendous capabilities.
Also known as water bears, tardigrades are tiny water-dwelling creatures famed for their resiliency.
In the last few years, tardigrades, also known as water bears or moss piglets, have gotten a lot of attention for being tough.
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