Aerobic Bacteria

Some articles on bacteria:

Endosymbiont - Endosymbiosis Theory and Mitochondria and Chloroplasts
... The theory proposes that chloroplasts and mitochondria evolved from certain types of bacteria that eukaryotic cells engulfed through endophagocytosis ... These cells and the bacteria trapped inside them entered a symbiotic relationship, a close association between different types of organisms over an extended time ... was endosymbiotic, meaning that one of the organisms (the bacteria) lived within the other (the eukaryotic cells) ...
Soil Biology - Bacteria
... Bacteria are single-cell organisms and the most numerous denizens of agriculture, with populations ranging from 100 million to 3 billion in a gram ... Most soil bacteria live close to plant roots and are often referred to as rhizobacteria ... Bacteria live in soil water, including the film of moisture surrounding soil particles, and some are able to swim by means of flagella ...

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    To the eyes of a god, mankind must appear as a species of bacteria which multiply and become progressively virulent whenever they find themselves in a congenial culture, and whose activity diminishes until they disappear completely as soon as proper measures are taken to sterilise them.
    Aleister Crowley (1875–1947)