https://youtu.be/fqZna6Y4f7Q The Presentation deck is here. The CHAT Box contents are here.
Faced with an onslaught of new, drug-resistant superbugs, determined scientists are venturing into the depths of the Earth in search of rare and unusual bacteria that may form the basis of tomorrow’s antibiotics. …the true function of such metabolites in nature may be to act as a form of language between bacteria, enabling them to communicate […]
In Arctic Siberia, Russian scientists are trying to stave off catastrophic climate change—by resurrecting an Ice Age biome complete with lab-grown woolly mammoths. A longish read there’s a 60 min audio version available and a 26 min video. Pleistocene Park is named for the geological epoch that ended only 12,000 years ago, having begun 2.6 […]