Analysis of largest collection of Zika genomes to date reveals trajectory and evolution of the virus.
New estimate predates earliest fossil evidence by 800 million years.
Bacteria can survive in marine environments that are almost completely starved of oxygen.
Scientists, social scientists, and humanists heed the call of the wild at MIT workshop.
Scientists reconstruct first hours after a giant impact created one of the largest craters on the moon.
Metabolic engineering pioneer recognized for his work in the engineering of microbes for biofuels production.
Study reveals closely related microbes can diversify rapidly via horizontal gene transfer.
Approach could lower cost and eliminate need for antibiotics during biofuel production.