#Bacteria

“My team uses crossbows and drones to collect bacteria from whales – and the results are teaching us how to keep whales healthy”

10 months ago — Deep Dive

As we drew closer to the massive humpback whale, I became painfully aware how small our inflatable motorboat actually was. I also realized I’d been unconsciously holding my breath and...

3D-printed living bacteria

3 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers in Zürich have created a biocompatible ink for 3D printing using living bacteria.

MIT engineers a moisture-responsive workout suit

3 years ago — Quick Read

Engineers at MIT have designed a moisture-responsive workout suit. Ventilating flaps are lined with live cells and can open and close in response to an athlete’s sweat. The flaps (which...