AUG 03, 2014 09:21 PM PDT

The Invisible Universe Of The Human Microbiome

WRITTEN BY: Robert Woodard
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The next time you look in a mirror, think about this: In many ways you're more microbe than human. There are 10 times more cells from microorganisms like bacteria and fungi in and on our bodies than there are human cells. But these tiny compatriots are invisible to the naked eye. Artist Ben Arthur provides a guided tour of the rich universe of the human microbiome.
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