People have used moldy and fermented substances to treat wounds for over three thousand years. Learn about the history of antibiotics.
The Maya knew that corn and beans grow well together, just as in this country some farmers rotate their crops.
Learn how scientists are using bacteria to create different types of fuels.
Have you ever double-dipped? It's not a big deal... right???
We've all dropped a piece of food on the floor and ate it after thinking, "It's only been 5 seconds!" Is there any truth to this rule?
Who would think that researchers would find ingredients for modern medicine buried in the ice?
You may have seen episodes of CSI where the bad guys are catch by matching fingerprints. Now, science may be able to match their hand bacteria.
Did you know there is a bandage out there that can kill toxic bacteria?
How do vultures avoid getting sick since they are known as nature's "clean up crew?"
Is it okay to refreeze uncooked meat? Is it safe?