As ECS Committee Member Alli Cartwright looks to enter the truly grown-up world of home-owner, she started to ponder what microbes were in her current family home and how these will differ from those in the house she will buy.
A scientist who's documenting the grim decimation of the world’s coral reefs and a former naturopath turned whistle-blower on the alternative therapy industry have been jointly awarded the 2018 John Maddox Prize for their courage in promoting science and evidence
The marine microbiome is the diverse community of microorganisms found in oceans and other marine environments. This briefing covers threats to marine microbes and their potential uses for industry.
Alli Cartwright, SfAM's ECS Publications Officer looks at the galactic intersection between space travel and microbiology.
Study reveals air pollution can alter the effectiveness of antibiotics and increases the potential of disease
A study, published in the Society for Applied Microbiology's journal Environmental Microbiology, has wide implications for the treatment of infectious diseases, which are known to be increased in areas with high levels of air pollution.
Climate, Oceans, Global Warming and Cholera
Programming soil bacteria to do amazing things