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Microorganism

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  1. are incredibly diverse and include bacteria, fungi, archaea, and protists, as well as some microscopic plants and animals such as plankton, and popularly-known animals such as the planarian and the amoeba

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  2. Our Microbial Planet

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  3. an organism that is microscopic (usually too small to be seen by the naked human eye)

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  4. The study of microorganisms is called microbiology, a subject that began with Anton van Leeuwenhoek's discovery of microorganisms in 1675, using a microscope of his own design

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  5. Many scientists would not include viruses and prions, which are often classified as non-living

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