What ESA's Planetary Protection Officer Does for a Living

This office plays a critical role in planetary defense, experts say
by Tudor Vieru, January 30th, 2014

How a Bacterium Allows Us to Digest Fibers

Without such microorganisms, we would likely starve to death
by Tudor Vieru, January 20th, 2014

Innovative Enzyme to Turn Methane Into Fuel

US researchers are working towards developing a viable formula
by Tudor Vieru, January 16th, 2014

Evolutionary Mismatches Between Humans and Microbes Lead to Cancer

Stomach cancer rates increase when microbes do not co-evolve with hosts
by Tudor Vieru, January 14th, 2014

New Device Allows Germ Freaks to Open Public Doors with Their Foot

StepNpull will make touching germ infested public toilet door handles just a nightmare
by Alexandra Botezatu, January 10th, 2014
How Bacteria Become Resistant to Antibiotics

How Bacteria Become Resistant to Antibiotics

by Tudor Vieru, December 30th, 2013
New study reveals the molecular pathways bacteria employ

How Bacteria Figure Out When Corals Are Vulnerable

Intricate mechanism uncovered in new scientific study
by Tudor Vieru, December 14th, 2013
Man Suffering from Mysterious Growth Makes Worldwide Appeal

Man Suffering from Mysterious Growth Makes Worldwide Appeal

by Alexandra Botezatu, December 9th, 2013
After drinking from a can dropped in the river, John started experiencing weird symptoms

Loofahs Can Help Turn Waste Into Power

Researchers find loofahs can be used to create microbial fuel cells
by Laura Sinpetru, December 5th, 2013
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