Microbiomes Might Be the New Way to Fingerprint

Microbiomes Might Be the New Way to Fingerprint

Fingerprints has been part of forensic investigating for decades now. It is possible that there is now a new approach to forensic science, microbiomes. Similar to a fingerprint, colonies of microbes that live on the body and the skin and an individual’s gut bacteria can now function as a distinctive identifier. This new way to identify […]

Nepal Is Devastated by Another Earthquake

Nepal Is Devastated by Another Earthquake

On April 25th a devastating earthquake having a magnitude of 7.8 struck Nepal. Destroying thousands of buildings and flattening mountain villages was not the worst of it. The horrifying earthquake killed upwards of 8,000 people and injured 1,117. A few weeks later, on Tuesday, May 12, the people faced another horrific earthquake. It had a magnitude of 7.3 , […]