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Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Solving Crimes with the Necrobiome

I Contain Multitudes

Solving Crimes with the Necrobiome

We can’t talk to the dead, but in their own way, the dead can speak to us.

Solving Crimes with the Necrobiome

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Microbes from Mom — Vaginal Birth vs C-Section

I Contain Multitudes

Microbes from Mom — Vaginal Birth vs C-Section

Do you remember your first birthday present? No? Good, because it’s gross.

Microbes from Mom — Vaginal Birth vs C-Section

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Can a Fungus Save Plants from Global Warming?

I Contain Multitudes

Can a Fungus Save Plants from Global Warming?

Let's put plants in the spotlight and focus on their best microbial partner: Fungi.

Can a Fungus Save Plants from Global Warming?

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Fecal Microbiota Transplants: The Ins and Outs of FMT

I Contain Multitudes

Fecal Microbiota Transplants: The Ins and Outs of FMT

To scientists like Mark Smith, poop is more than just waste – it’s medicine.

Fecal Microbiota Transplants: The Ins and Outs of FMT

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes A World Without Microbes: An Apocalyptic Thought Experiment

I Contain Multitudes

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.

A World Without Microbes: An Apocalyptic Thought Experiment

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Nature's Cutest Symbiosis: The Bobtail Squid

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Nature's Cutest Symbiosis: The Bobtail Squid

An unlikely alliance with bacteria gives this squid an amazing superpower: Invisibility.

Nature's Cutest Symbiosis: The Bobtail Squid

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes A Wasp Mom’s Gift: Blankets of Bacteria

I Contain Multitudes

A Wasp Mom’s Gift: Blankets of Bacteria

You don’t want to be a honeybee when the beewolf is on the prowl.

A Wasp Mom’s Gift: Blankets of Bacteria

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Mosquitoes Might SAVE Lives, Thanks To Bacteria

I Contain Multitudes

Mosquitoes Might SAVE Lives, Thanks To Bacteria

Science is inching closer to an unlikely solution to Dengue fever. Bacteria.

Mosquitoes Might SAVE Lives, Thanks To Bacteria

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes How Giant Tube Worms Survive at Hydrothermal Vents

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How Giant Tube Worms Survive at Hydrothermal Vents

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

How Giant Tube Worms Survive at Hydrothermal Vents

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Superbugs That Resist Antibiotics Can Evolve in 11 Days

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Superbugs That Resist Antibiotics Can Evolve in 11 Days

Antibiotics have a key role in medicine, but using them is not a decision made lightly.

Superbugs That Resist Antibiotics Can Evolve in 11 Days

Video thumbnail: I Contain Multitudes Termites Digest Wood Thanks To Microbes

I Contain Multitudes

Termites Digest Wood Thanks To Microbes

The next time you spot a termite eating on wood, know that they’re not dining alone.

Termites Digest Wood Thanks To Microbes

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