Polite reminder: Earth is a tree planet with some bacteria. Everything else is just the extra stuff that lives here too.

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Seeing as a couple of people have noted that there's more virus on Earth than there is human...

Sea water is absolutely teeming with them! But don't panic. Most of them only hunt bacteria, and wouldn't bother with us even if they had the opportunity.

The number of viruses which cause illnesses is just a tiny, tiny fraction of the full number of viruses which exist out there. Biologists are discovering new ones all the time!

@InvaderXan
When will they start creating designer viruses to do things like reverse climate change & eat plastic
That's the hope that I'm clinging to

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