Tags » Microbes

From SPACE.com: "Microbes Found Beneath Antarctic Ice: What It Means for Alien Life Hunt"


The discovery of a complex microbial ecosystem far beneath the Antarctic ice may be exciting, but it doesn’t necessarily mean that life teems on frigid worlds throughout the solar system, researchers caution. 441 more words



No other disease has captured the modern imagination with such sensational horror as Ebola. The possibility of infection being transported into dense cities and the western world along with the possibility of bioterrorism captures our attention. 2,522 more words

Diseases & Pathogens

From The New York Times: "Our Microbiome May Be Looking Out for Itself"

The New York Times

AUG. 14, 2014
Carl Zimmer

Your body is home to about 100 trillion bacteria and other microbes, collectively known as your… 982 more words

Applied Research & Technology