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Are There Bacteria in Your Brain?

A surprising new result catches the attention of the neuroscience community.

Herbicide Is What’s for Dinner

How the biggest farming practice you’ve never heard of is changing your food.

What’s Wrong with Bananas

How industrial agriculture stole sex from our most important fresh fruit crop.

The Rise of Cancer Immunotherapy

How Jim Allison saved a whole world.

Why Forests Give You Awe

Hitler and the Naming of the Shrew

When zoologists tried to change the words for bat and shrew, the Führer was not amused.

This Is Urban Wildlife Biology

Minks in TV graveyards, and other stories of Chicago’s hidden animals.

Insects and the Meaning of Sleep

A Cardiologist’s 9/11 Story

From trauma to arrhythmia, and back again.