Researchers unveil a large-scale exploration of the unseen world inside the Space Station
Researchers have discovered a new infection risk inside the body
Studying our natural internal bacteria could help doctors cure diseases that affect millions
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An invisible world of microbes
'We're all sort of stumbling around in a fog,' one of the study authors says.
Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others
Master brewers fine-tune strains of yeast to craft the perfect beverage.
Researchers have learned how to use the human microflora to monitor healthcare cleanliness
Bacteria and fungi are a menace to paintings, sculptures, and ancient artifacts.
Our brains are wired to build walls, but we do our best work when we knock them down.
The microbial ecologist has figured out a way to study the enormous diversity of viruses on the planet.
Just discovered: Glowing fungus, ship-eating bacteria, toughest-silk spider and terrible toothed leech
Staphylococcus epidermidis uses a small protein to start and keep its colonies intact.
A scientist gets cozy with the most alien microbes in the world
Meet the wee, multilegged chefs behind the world's most sought-after loaves.
One scientist explains how using more diverse test subjects could save lives.