drug addiction, microbiology, culture
Stinky Cheese
Stinky Cheese
Bob Grant | Dec 2, 2013
Researchers collaborate to create fermented food products using microbes harvested from some malodorous parts of the human body.
Karmella Haynes - Artist
Karmella Haynes - Artist
Kerry Grens | Dec 1, 2013
December 2013's Scientist to Watch is also an accomplished painter.
Mapping NYC's Microbes
Mapping NYC's Microbes
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2013
New York University’s Jane Carlton talks about a project designed to characterize the microbiome of the Big Apple.
Capsule Reviews
Capsule Reviews
Bob Grant | Dec 1, 2013
Tigers Forever, High Moon Over the Amazon, Earth from Space, and Medicine's Michelangelo
Weathering the Storm
Weathering the Storm
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2013
How to prepare your lab for natural disasters and cope with unavoidable consequences
Patchy Plankton
Patchy Plankton
Chris Palmer | Dec 1, 2013
Turbulence interacts with the stabilizing efforts of motile phytoplankton to create small-scale patches of toxic, bloom-forming organisms.
Out, Damned Mycoplasma!
Out, Damned Mycoplasma!
Kelly Rae Chi | Dec 1, 2013
Pointers for keeping your cell cultures free of mycoplasma contamination
Metropolome
Metropolome
Jef Akst | Dec 1, 2013
Researchers take advantage of rapid and cheap DNA sequencing technologies to map the bacterial microbiome of New York City.
Organelle Architecture
Organelle Architecture
Mary Beth Aberlin | Dec 1, 2013
There’s beauty in a cell’s marriage of structure and function.
Tracking Fecal Transplants
Tracking Fecal Transplants
Tracy Vence | Nov 26, 2013
A long-term study confirms transplants of stool microbes from healthy donors can successfully clear recurrent Clostridium difficile infections.