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Plug-and-play Paperfluidic Diagnostics
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Researchers at MIT have developed half-inch modular blocks that can be constructed to produced different diagnostic devices. They hope that their low-cost, easy-to-assemble half-inch creations will soon land in the hands of many small laboratories around the world, to improve infection detection and monitoring.

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Superbugs: The Fight for Our Lives
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Sheldon Paquin explores how society is responding to the enormous challenge of antibiotic resistance.

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How Fungus-Farming Ants Might Help us Develop New Antibiotics
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Scientists are trying to develop new antibiotics for humans from the bacteria leafcutter ants are carrying on their bodies to protect the fungus they farm from other microbes.

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Is the Future of Medicine Lurking in Iceland's Icy Waters?
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Antibiotics are losing their effectiveness, threatening to make common infections deadly. Is the future of medicine lurking in Iceland's icy waters?

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John Ioannidis on Moving Toward Truth in Scientific Research
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PLOS author John Ioannidis, Professor of Medicine, of Health Research and Policy, and of Statistics at Stanford University, considers how the scientific community can move toward greater truth in published research.

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Why Does Stinky Cheese Stink?
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Some cheeses, like Epoisses, are so legendarily stinky they’re supposedly banned on public transit in France. It’s the chemistry of washed-rind cheeses that makes them such a smelly food.

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Science-Based Decision-Making
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Science is great, not only because it generates knowledge and helps us create technologies that make our lives easier, but also because it brings people together. If we embrace science-based decision-making, we can make a huge impact on our society!

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African Swine Fever: How to Stay One Step Ahead
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EFSA’s new practical guide on African swine fever: what it is and how to protect domestic pigs from infection. From causes and symptoms to precautionary measures, a list of best practices on how to protect farm animals and wild boar populations from ASF.

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The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth – The Bacteriophage
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A war has been raging for billions of years, killing trillions every single day, while we don’t even notice. This war involves the single deadliest being on our planet: The Bacteriophage.

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Why Do Coffee Naps Recharge You So Well?
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With their powers combined, coffee and naps create a greater sum than their parts.

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