How Large Can a Bacteria get? Life & Size 3

10 nóv 2020
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In and out, in and out. Staying alive is about doing things. This very second, your cells are combusting glucose molecules with oxygen to make energy available, which keeps you alive for another precious moment. To get the oxygen to your cells you are breathing.
Breathing is an answer to a very hard problem: How do you get the resources that your cells need to survive, from the outside, to the inside of your cells? Every living thing has to solve this problem and the solution is surprisingly different depending on one of the most important regulators of life: Size.
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  • Every size has an advantage for instance if i fall out of a plane I’m a Jackson Pollock painting on the ground but an ant will walk away from that shit like it was nothing but when it rains i can casually walk through but for ants it’s Noah’s ark every time it rains

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  • Still the question in the title was not answered... I just looked it up. The largest bacterium ever discovered, at least, is 0.1-0.3 mm in diameter, sometimes attaining 0.75 mm. It's called Thiomargarita namibiensis and it is large enough to be visible to the naked eye. I'd call that pretty impressive!

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  • Ok but that didn't tell me what the largest bacteria was

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  • 4:53 How about some number grouping? Or better yet, some prefixes? 0.000 000 000 006 m² = 6 µm² 0.000 000 000 000 000 000 6 m³ = 0.6 µm³ 400 m² = 4 dam² 10 000 000 m²/m³ = 10 km²/m³

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  • Fun fact: The bacterium _Thiomargarita namibiensis_ is visible to the naked eye.

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    • @ajit pawar Those aren't cells, they're collagen clusters. And T. namibiensis is endemic to Namibia.

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    • When I don't fully close my eyes I see a white transparent dots moving around I think they are my eye cells

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  • Expectation: How large can bacteria get? Reality: How to breathe

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  • Idk if theres an answer to this, but why does everything need to breathe? What is it about oxygen and CO2 expulsion that is so important? You can go like, a week without food, or 3 days I believe without water, but without air, you won't last past a few minutes.

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    • Chemical reactions are dependant on oxygen

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  • New title: What is the largest possible size of a bacterium? Bacteria is plural, bacterium is singular.

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  • Expectation: How large can bacteria get? Reality: How to breathe

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