Borg Illustration

It’s Not Science Fiction: Methane-Eating “Borgs” Have Assimilated Earth’s Microbes

A digital illustration inspired by the methane-eating Archaea and the Borg who assimilate them. Credit: Jenny Nuss/Berkeley Lab A newly discovered type of transfer DNA DNA, or deoxyribonucleic acid, is a molecule made up of two long strands of nucleotides that wrap around each other to form a double helix. It is the hereditary material …

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