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California’s tap water could be a cancerous cocktail of pollutants
Tap water contaminants could add over 15,000 additional cancer cases in California.
How we discovered three poisonous books in our university library
Arsenic and old manuscripts.
Arsenic From Copper Mines In Chile Was Found In Antarctic Ice
Arsenic and old ice
6 of the most important drug milestones of all time
From arsenic to Prozac to the passage of the Pure Food and Drug Act.
Drinking Arsenic-Laced Water Is Like Smoking For Decades, Study Finds
Groundwater in many countries, including the U.S., has naturally high levels of arsenic.
New Studies Say No, Life Can’t Live on Arsenic Alone
Last year's finding that "alien" Californian bacteria thrive on arsenic instead of phosphorus contradicted in new papers
Scientist in a Strange Land
Last December, Felisa Wolfe-Simon announced the discovery of a microbe that could change the way we understand life in the universe. Soon she found herself plunged into a maelstrom of bitter backlash and intemperate criticism. A dispatch from the frontiers of the new peer review
NASA’s Arsenic-Loving Bacteria Don’t Love Arsenic After All, Critics Say
At first, the controversy over NASA’s arsenic-loving bugs centered on whether the space agency had found aliens. A week later,...
NASA’s Newly Discovered Arsenic-Loving Bacteria Are Fascinating, but Not Aliens [Updated + Video]
So everyone chill out. It does raise interesting questions for alien life-hunters, however
Like a cup of arsenic? Oh, you’ve already got some.
Arsenic levels vary widely, but they are dangerously high in much of the country.