Could Desalination Save the World?

Could Desalination Save the World?

Shifts in rainfall caused by climate change, in addition to escalating water demands of a global world population, are setting the earth on track for a water crisis.  The UN predicts that by 2025 2.4 billion people will live in regions of intense water scarcity,...
Underwater Microbe Cities

Underwater Microbe Cities

Since the Ancient World, there has been speculation of “underwater cities”: remnants of ancient civilizations that had fallen into the ocean through some sort of natural disasters.  Plato once speculated about the lost city of Atlantis, and ever since then, every time...
Fighting ASDs With Bacteria

Fighting ASDs With Bacteria

Earlier this month, researchers at Baylor College published a study revealing that the absence of a specific series of gut bacteria causes social deficits in mice.  Through adding this bacteria species back to the guts of affected mice, the researchers were able to...