bacteria

Going with the gut

By Anand Kumar, D.V.M., Ph.D. A new gut bacteria cocktail could transform our approach to chronic disease If all disease begins in the gut, as Hippocrates declared more than 2,000 years ago, then surely the cures for those ...

A Stinky Concern: Your Stress Sweat Makes You Seem Incompetent

By Alaina G. Levine While many were fawning over the Nobel Prizes in the last few weeks, I became excited over a seemingly innocent paper published by PLOS One that, in fact, stinks big time. In the first comprehensive scientific ...

5 Extreme Life-Forms That Live on the Edge

By Liz Langley We humans think we’re pretty hot stuff—but that depends on what you’re measuring. When it comes to enduring harsh conditions, for example, there are creatures in this world that make us look like a ...