Scientific Precision:

Scientists Describe New Form of Life as ‘Weird Bug’: “Scientists have discovered an entirely new type of creature–one that does not fit into any previous category of life–lurking in an undersea vent north of Iceland.

The creatures are small spheres attached to other organisms and are so genetically strange and so tiny–smaller than a grain of sand and about the width of four human hairs–that they were invisible to traditional ecological survey methods.” Los Angeles Times