• MAR 29, 2020
    Earth & The Environment
    MAR 29, 2020
    Incinerators and landfills breed antibiotic resistant genes
    Here’s a compelling reason to start composting: your municipal solid waste is producing airborne antibiotic-resistance genes. Duhn duhn duhhhhn. But...
  • MAR 30, 2020
    Genetics & Genomics
    MAR 30, 2020
    Scientists Discover an Antibiotic Resistance Gene
    The gene enables bacteria to resist the effects of an aminoglycoside antibiotic called plazomycin....
  • MAR 29, 2020
    Plants & Animals
    MAR 29, 2020
    Meet the World's Smallest Cat
    When it comes to wild cats, much of the spotlight gets put on nature’s largest and most fearsome, such as the lion or the tiger. But at the polar opp...
  • MAR 29, 2020
    Space & Astronomy
    MAR 29, 2020
    NASA is Sending This Golden Box to Mars to Make Oxygen
    NASA’s Perseverance rover, formerly known as just the Mars 2020 rover, will do quite a bit more than merely drive around on Mars snapping photographs...
  • MAR 29, 2020
    Space & Astronomy
    MAR 29, 2020
    United States Space Force Launches First Mission
    Despite all the measures that are currently in place to keep as much of the general public away from public places as possible in this time of COVID-19-cen...
  • MAR 29, 2020
    Microbiology
    MAR 29, 2020
    Plastic-Eating Microbe is Found
    Plastics entered the consumer market after World War II and since then it's been used in countless ways....