Bacteria

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    Video caption: 'Super bacteria' survive for three years outside space station

    Scientists who attached a strain of bacteria to the outside of the International Space Station have been stunned to find it survived for three years, in open space.

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    Video caption: Is it time to say goodbye to the handshake?

    People have stopped shaking hands due to the coronavirus - and some say the change should be permanent.

  3. Artificial intelligence used to develop new powerful antibiotic

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    Video caption: The drug is the first of its kind to be found by a machine-learning algorithm

    The drug is the first of its kind to be found by a machine-learning algorithm

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    Video caption: How bacteria could make fashion more eco-friendly

    A new process to dye clothes using bacteria could bring environmental benefits.

  5. The 500-year study into the lifespan of microbes

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    Video caption: Scientists start a 500-year study into the life and death of bacteria

    Scientists start a 500-year study into the life and death of bacteria