A Moment of Science

Posts tagged spores

December 12, 2013

 

Honey spooned out of a jar.

Babies ’n Honey

Ever heard germs can't grow in honey? While true, honey may still contain bacteria spores that can be lethal to infants.

March 29, 2013

 

plant close up

Word Of The Day: Gametophyte

Time once again for the Moment of Science Word of the Day. Ready? Today's word is: Gametophyte.

June 22, 2012

 

a Peter Rabbit doll

Beatrix Potter’s Microscope

Potter's fascination with animals and plants began long before her literary career.

June 30, 2011

 

giant wooden ant

Zombie Ants Invade Brazilian Rainforests

Scientists have found zombie ants in the Brazilian rainforests.

May 13, 2011

 

green amoeba sticker

How A Microscopic Organism Changes From An Amoeba To A Grex

Here is the strange life story of a nearly microscopic organism that eats bacteria in rotting logs and damp earth.

November 27, 2009

 

slimemoldsoralien236

Slime Molds Or Aliens?

What in the world is a slime mold? Is it an alien?

September 27, 2003

 

Anthrax

The best way to avoid anthrax is to stay away from livestock and slaughtered meat in countries where the disease is likely to occur.

Stay Connected

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from A Moment of Science:

Support for Indiana Public Media Comes From

About A Moment of Science

Search A Moment of Science