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Curious Kids: Why do feet stink by the end of the...

Bill Sullivan, Indiana University Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer,...

An artist’s journey into the science of sweat

Paul Vanouse, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York During steamy days, a body’s physiological response may cause you to wrinkle your nose:...

Home birth may start babies off with health-promoting microbes

Joan Combellick, Yale University For all of human history, babies have been born where their mothers lived – whether in a house, hut or cave....

Bacteria live on our eyeballs — and understanding their role could...

Tony St. Leger, University of Pittsburgh You may be familiar with the idea that your gut and skin are home to a collection of microbes...

Microbes that live in fishes’ slimy mucus coating could lead chemists...

Sandra Loesgen, Oregon State University One day in the future, you may take a pill to treat an illness – and owe your recovery to...

Small streams and wetlands are key parts of river networks –...

Ellen Wohl, Colorado State University The Trump administration is proposing to redefine a key term in the Clean Water Act: “Waters of the United States.”...

How to train the body’s own cells to combat antibiotic resistance

Zahidul Alam, University of Pennsylvania Drug-resistant superbugs have threatened human health for decades. The situation is getting worse because of the shortage of new antibiotics....

Why washing your hands well is so important to protect your...

Michelle Sconce Massaquoi, University of Oregon During my second year of graduate school, I moved in with my sister’s family to save money. “You must...

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How Trump’s immigration enforcement could affect families and communities

William D. Lopez, University of Michigan When immigration officers forcibly remove individuals from their homes, it impacts the psychological, emotional and economic well-being of their...