This episode: Fungi transmit warning signals between plants!
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This episode: Our brain might be home to helpful bacteria!
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This episode: Green algae could help create new cheaper, more stable vaccines for developing countries!
Dear Vincent and Dickson,
I just heard your most recent TWIP. Please keep these podcasts going! I love listening to your podcasts and hearing your enthusiasm for my favorite biological topic, parasites. Remember that for every fan... Read More
SketchyMicro is a unique and effective way to learn high-yield medical microbiology for the USMLE Step 1.
They take all of the microorganisms, infectious diseases, and random facts that you need to memorize for USMLE Step 1, and weave them into easy-to-remember sketches.
They narrate as th... Read More
December 2-5 is National Influenza Vaccination Week in the US. This year the push to immunize against flu comes as the disease has begun to increase substantially throughout the United States. A substantial rise in the number of influenza cases typically does not occur until the end of December... Read More
Your discussion about technology and fixing things here before we go out into space made me wonder if space exploration might turn out to be like investigative science. In the process of exploring space we might run across the means of fixing our probl... Read More
This episode: Phages hang out in mucus to ambush bacteria!
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Here's my summary of the fourth and final day of ASM2013, with a special surprise guest appearance at the end!