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May 29, 2019

 

Paul Ehrlich, Dyes And Drugs

In 1909 Paul Ehrlich developed the first safe and effective drug to treat syphilis in humans.

May 29, 2018

 

Making Food Last Longer

There are several things you can do to waylay bacteria, yeasts, and molds.

April 26, 2018

 

Another Way To Use A Drone

Scientists are using drones to study how healthy whales are.

April 19, 2018

 

Touched By A Bacterium

Scientists from Indiana University found that bacterium have a sense of touch.

January 29, 2018

 

From the source: (L to R) chimpanzee skeleton, a modern human skeleton, and a neanderthal skeleton.

How We Got Teeth And Bones

If our ancestors hadn't evolved the ability to form bones, we might be shapeless piles of goo.

January 16, 2018

 

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Another Good Reason To Go For Thai Food

Onion, garlic, oregano and allspice alone all kill or inhibit up to twenty-nine different kinds of food-borne bacteria.

November 20, 2017

 

From the source: "The microbiome is comprised of microorganisms that live in and on us and contribute to human health and disease."

Is That Bacteria In Your Eyes?

A recent study found that mice have microbiomes on the surface of their eyes.

September 19, 2017

 

Queen bees help keep everything in order by releasing phermones which calms all the other male bees down- less aggressive.

Royal Jelly And Vaccines

Humans aren't the only ones that receive vaccinations.

September 6, 2017

 

A komodo dragon (Varanus komodoensis)

Healing With Dragon Blood

A molecule found in Komodo dragon blood can destroy infection-causing bacteria in mice.

September 1, 2017

 

Face masks are one way people care for their skin.

What Causes Acne?

Acne is linked to bacteria, but it's not clear exactly how.

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