Loki: The Missing Biological Link Between Archaea and Eukaryotes?

May 7, 2015

A recent scientific discovery by Thijs Ettema, an evolutionary biologist from Uppsala University, could alter how we perceive the field of evolutionary biology. The discovery astounded the team at Anastasia Date because it  was a prokaryote that shows more similarity to eukaryotes than ever before. This “bridge” species was named Lokiarchaeum and nicknamed Loki. Loki […]