November 02, 2019 2:28 pm
The big debate has always been about whether the ear should be cleaned periodically, or if the wax should be left untouched.
October 20, 2019 7:39 am
While some actually choose to believe and follow it, others think of it as an amusing notion, albeit a stupid one.
September 13, 2019 9:30 am
Hans Christian Gram's 166 Birthday Google Doodle: His namesake staining technique was a groundbreaking discovery in the study of microbiology.
September 07, 2019 8:02 pm
Some bacteria living inside our mouth are known to convert nitrate into nitric oxide, which, when gulped, helps in the widening of blood vessels.
May 15, 2019 2:38 pm
The finding could lead to newly designed, human-made catalysts that can convert methane to readily usable methanol.
April 30, 2019 6:15 pm
Several studies of American physicians found that a majority go more than a week before washing white coats. Seventeen percent go more than a month.
April 25, 2019 3:28 pm
The research shows that chemicals linked with severe respiratory disease are found in common e-cigarette flavours.
November 14, 2018 7:16 pm
Purple phototrophic bacteria capture energy from sunlight using a variety of pigments, which turn them shades of orange, red or brown -- as well as purple.
September 16, 2018 11:24 am
According to the study, probiotics were found to have little to no effect in the body. The researchers believe that probiotics of the future would need tailoring to the needs of each individual.
July 31, 2018 6:18 pm
Despite the frequent, steady extinction of individual species, the study shows that overall bacteria have been diversifying exponentially without interruption.