Encouraging Disorder

Pseudomonas aeruginosa is naturally resistant to most antibiotics, can rapidly evolve, and can even stand upright and walk, says New Scientist's Clare Wilson. Millions of them can join together to overcome a patient's defenses, and the bug's ability to work together is part of the reason why it's so dangerous.

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Berkeley researchers have engineered yeast to make the molecule behind the hoppy taste of beer, Quartz reports.

King's College London researchers examine the influence of school type and genetics on academic achievement.

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