Gaetan Borgonie
Researcher, Extreme Life Isyensya

Gaetan Borgonie is a researcher at Extreme Life Isyensya in Gentbrugge, Belgium. His research interests include zoology, developmental biology and anatomy.

Written by Gaetan Borgonie

A scanning electron microscope image shows a nematode in biofilm (blue), in its natural deep-subsurface habitat. The scale bar is 20 micrometres (μm) long. All images courtesy Gaetan Borgonie
Essay/
Earth science and climate
Life goes deeper

The Earth is not a solid mass of rock: its hot, dark, fractured subsurface is home to weird and wonderful life forms

Gaetan Borgonie & Maggie Lau