Viruses infecting cyanobacteria can produce proteins that actually help their host capture light better!

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Spherical cyanobacterium Synechocystis acts like a tiny eyeball in sensing light, allowing cells to move closer to light sources

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Cyanobacteria in biocrusts produce pigments that heat their surroundings up to 10 degrees hotter.

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