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University of Georgia

Avoiding Contamination

Caption: Researchers wore sterile suits and masks and used sterile instruments for sampling to avoid possible contamination of Don Juan Pond in Antarctica. They also collected the minimal amount of material necessary to achieve their research goals.

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