A new study finds that natural selection selected for flexibility in one bacteria species.
A new study finds a hospital superbug in crows.
A recently discovered bacterium thrives in the cleanest places on Earth—where spacecraft are assembled.
So. Many. Bacteria.
Patenting viruses doesn't restrict research--it gives an incentive to do more research.
The type of oral bacteria a person carries is determined more by genetics than lifestyle, one study suggests.
Microscopic bacteria cages contain communities for study.
The popularity of antibiotics has led to mutations in bacteria that make the little buggers stronger than ever. But what if we could shut down antibiotics as soon as they're no longer needed?