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Meet Your 'Marvel's New Warriors' Cast

We know Freeform had wanted in on the Marvel train, gaining series based on Cloak & Dagger as well as New Warriors, but while the former had been in production for awhile and even had a trailer released,  461 more words


Squirrel Girl Has Been Cast!

Attention, attention, all ye geeks everywhere! Marvel has cast Squirrel Girl for their extended Cinematic Universe! She’s gonna appear on a New Warriors TV show on Freeform, but let’s not hold that against her! 137 more words


Harnessing microbial machinery in the hunt for new antibiotics

Global antibiotic resistance is a threat to our very existence. We need ingenious ways to discover new bug-defeating drugs, and fast. Now, new approaches have emerged to explore the depths of microbe biochemistry for previously unexploited compounds. 1,198 more words

Life Science

Microbes play a direct role in climate change

Scientists have known that microbes living in the ground can play a major role in producing atmospheric carbon that can accelerate climate change, but now researchers from The University of Texas at Austin have discovered that soil microbes from historically wetter sites are more sensitive to moisture and emit significantly more carbon than microbes from historically drier regions. 573 more words

Everyday Science


When I was little, I was pretty much a bubble child. I was allergic to grass, most pollen and the bougainvillea growing on the side of my house. 784 more words


Bio Logic

Archaea over
the hill
Bacteria germinate
an idea
The Fungi at the end
of the bar
Me thinks he dost
Protista too much
“Yes.” 17 more words