A never-ending stream of innovation: Now ancient viruses are being discovered frozen into the Arctic tundra that is melting with climate change. Quote from USAToday: "A group of scientists discovered ancient viruses frozen in two ice samples taken from the Tibetan Plateau in China, and most of them are unlike anything ever seen before. “These glaciers were formed gradually, and along with dust and gases, many, many viruses were also deposited in that ice," Zhi-Ping Zhong, lead author and researcher at the Ohio State University Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center, said in a statement."
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