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“Microbes”

Apr 11, 2016 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The added species show that much of the life that we see around us is just a tiny percentage of the world’s biodiversity.
Mar 1, 2016 11:31 AM ET
Could babies born via Caesarian section be more susceptible to conditions such as asthma and diabetes, thanks to their bypassing of healthy vaginal microbes at birth?
Feb 17, 2016 01:55 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell
After living for 18 months in a Mars-like environment outside the International Space Station, some Antarctic fungi were still living and dividing when examined by researchers back on Earth.
Jan 22, 2016 09:10 AM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
It's not only your health you're affecting with your diet, new research suggests.
Dec 14, 2015 04:05 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Peeing into your socks might sound gross, but it could be the next thing in wearable power generation. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2015 04:47 PM ET // Renee Morad
The Row-Bot was capable of generating more energy than it needed. Continue reading →
Oct 28, 2015 12:50 PM ET
It could be that the plucky rovers we've sent to explore the Red Planet have brought with them unwelcome, hitchhiking bacteria.
Oct 22, 2015 02:43 PM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
Dozens of artistically inclined biologists used microbes and agar gel to craft selfies, still lifes and landscapes in petri dishes.
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