Bacteria like E. coli have a system to recover from the cold
New research shows that stressed med students on probiotics got better shut-eye
Biologists are studying corals with techniques designed for humans
A microscopic moonshot hopes to revolutionize biology
Scientists are discovering how microbes 'speak' with the body
"I don't know how to keep the air in my chest thinking about the scale and size of the unknown"
A study in rural India is raising hopes for a future without antibiotics
New research has revealed a "symbiotic organ" in weevils, showing how tiny organisms shape larger life
Researchers have made a bizarre discovery involving transposons, parasitic DNA found in fish (and humans)
Remember that study about the 'dangerous' bacteria hiding in your kitchen sponge? Not so fast
The cellular processes that help tumors thrive in the body are a promising new target for cancer treatments
That's right: come for the soft, cool outdoor perch – leave covered in moss sperm
Tinkering with the buzzing "social network" in the soil could be a new frontier for making crops grow faster and healthier.
They don't need as much oxygen as we think, and that's a big deal for climate scientists.