Watch: Have We Contaminated the Moon?

Humans are full of microbes. Humans also went to the Moon. Does that mean we left colonies over there?

August 28, 2017

Microbes Have Their Own Version of the Internet

The Internet of Living Things is a neat and beautifully functioning system.

August 11, 2017

We May Have Just Discovered the Deepest Traces of Life on Earth

Life is lurking a staggering 6 miles beneath the ocean’s surface.

April 11, 2017

A New Study Has Revealed a Link Between Gut Bacteria and Parkinson’s Disease

Your gut and your brain are more connected than you think.

March 8, 2017

50,000 Year Old Lifeforms Were Found in an Abandoned Mine

Scientists have found some remarkably extreme ancient organisms.

February 19, 2017

Scientists Have Officially Entered the Weird World of Bacteria-Powered Batteries

This battery is made out of paper and powered by bacteria.

December 22, 2016

Failing Antibiotics Could Kill 300 Million by 2050. Now, We May Have a Way to Fight Back

Superbugs beware! A new tracking method may help us battle drug-resistant bacteria.

November 29, 2016

Study Reveals Earth Has 1 Trillion Species, Only 0.001% Are Known

We've only identified 10 million species thus far, and it seems our planet houses more than a trillion.

May 4, 2016

The War Inside Your Body: Watch White Blood Cells Attack a Parasitic Worm

There are trillions of microbes living inside our bodies. Fortunately, we have a built-in defense system to protect us from harmful intruders. Watch your white blood cells going to war for you.

December 26, 2015
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