I Contain Multitudes

I Contain Multitudes


  • Microbes from Mom — Vaginal Birth vs C-Section

    Do you remember your first birthday present? No? Good, because it’s gross.
  • Can a Fungus Save Plants from Global Warming?

    Let's put plants in the spotlight and focus on their best microbial partner: Fungi.
  • Fecal Microbiota Transplants: The Ins and Outs of FMT

    To scientists like Mark Smith, poop is more than just waste – it’s medicine.
  • A World Without Microbes: An Apocalyptic Thought Experiment

    A world without microbes seems at first like a utopia, but let’s take a deeper look.
  • Nature's Cutest Symbiosis: The Bobtail Squid

    An unlikely alliance with bacteria gives this squid an amazing superpower: Invisibility.
  • A Wasp Mom’s Gift: Blankets of Bacteria

    You don’t want to be a honeybee when the beewolf is on the prowl.
  • Mosquitoes Might SAVE Lives, Thanks To Bacteria

    Science is inching closer to an unlikely solution to Dengue fever. Bacteria.
  • How Giant Tube Worms Survive at Hydrothermal Vents

    At the bottom of the ocean, a bacterial discovery reshaped our view of life on earth.

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