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“Microbes”

Aug 11, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Tadpoles from six countries, in both tropical and temperate locations, test positive for a disease-causing parasite.
Jul 22, 2015 03:40 PM ET // Discovery News
The yeast produces a compound shown in the lab to inhibit the fungus that causes the deadly condition in bats.
Jun 17, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Charles Q. Choi, SPACE.com
Methane, a potential sign of primitive life, has been found in meteorites from Mars, adding weight to the idea that life could live off methane on the Red Planet.
Jun 4, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Elizabeth Howell, Space.com
Outer space might be the toughest environment for life, but some hardy microbes have been able to survive in it for surprising amounts of time.
May 12, 2015 09:40 AM ET // AFP
A person's gut bacteria and skin microbes are unique to each individual.
Jan 30, 2015 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
IBM and Mars Inc. are teaming up to genetically sequence the microbial communities that exist in food production facilities so consumers can be better protected.
Jan 21, 2015 01:51 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
MIT study delves into the mechanism of falling raindops, in millimeters and microseconds.
Dec 28, 2014 03:02 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
The bacteria that lives in our bodies may have evolved to take down the elderly so that the young could thrive.
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