Are Humans A Great Habitat? 100 Trillion Bacteria Think So.

Humans and Their Bacteria by Tiffany Straza Broadcast 4.21 & 4.24.2020 Listen:   I consider myself to be a fairly normal human. Ten fingers, ten toes, two ears. Made up of thousands of different cells. Oh, and of all the cells in and on my body, the human...

Thermophiles: Multitudes In The Hot Spring

Thermophiles: Multitudes In The Hot Spring by Shelly Pace Broadcast 11.19 and 11.22.2019 Listen:   Perhaps you’ve been lucky enough to enjoy a relaxing soak in one of Montana’s numerous hot springs. Sometimes it’s enough to simply picture yourself there as you...

Thermus Aquaticus

Thermus aquaticus by Camille Barr Broadcast 2.21, 2.24, 2.25.2008 Listen:   Thermus aquaticus. An odd name that sounds like something out of a science fiction novel. Or perhaps a superhero that rescues people who have fallen to Davy Jones’ locker. It turns out...