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Soon I Will Be Vindicated for Not Washing My Face for Years
All these pro-bacteria stories are mounting.
My Secret to Good Skin Is Owning 24 Freaking Washcloths
They cost $15.
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Does Your Apartment Have Friendly Microbes?
On the difference between ground-floor microbes and the ones found higher up.
Can Gut Bacteria Slow Down Aging?
Try not to poo-poo it.
Bacteria Shirt Might Be the Key to Not Being Drenched in Sweat After Working Out
The bioLogic shirt was designed by MIT scientists.
A Gross But Effective Deodorant Alternative: Borrow a Friend’s Armpit Bacteria
A real friend will gladly lend you a few microbes.
Scientists Just Tested the ‘5-Second Rule’
Bad news, floor-food lovers.
The White House Just Pledged Millions of Dollars to Study Bacteria
A substantial federal investment to better understand the Earth’s teensiest organisms.
Your Vaginal Bacteria Is Good For Something!
Swabbing newborns may support health later.
You Can Maybe Blame Antibiotics for Making You Gain Weight
And not even the ones you’ve taken.
The Scientists Who Want to Fix America’s Intestines Started With Their Own
Justin and Erica Sonnenburg believe that the root of many Western diseases can be traced to our languishing guts.
A 10-Second Kiss Spreads 80 Million Bacteria