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Is the Future of Medicine Lurking in Iceland's Icy Waters?

Video   Aug 03, 2018 | The Science Museum, YouTube

 

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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