Preliminary results suggests probiotic immunotherapy cures peanut allergy four years after treatment

Sometimes you have to fight nuts with nuts (and probiotic).

Scientists use the world’s smallest chisel to investigate dagger-wielding bacteria

Amoebophilus doesn’t play around.

Finally, a large-scale probiotics trial is successful — it combats infant sepsis

It’s one of the few major trials that actually reported success.

Ocean exploration reveals trove of natural diversity off Cuba’s shores

The reefs seem healthier… let’s try to keep them that way.

Scientists make healthy sperm in the lab, raising hope for those suffering from genetic male infertility

They started from a mouse’s ear tissue cells, which they eventually turned into healthy sperm.

Talking in a foreign language makes our decision more about utility, less about emotion

The language we use really does influence what our brains are doing.

Micro-vehicles move through a mouse stomach, healing its ulcers

The future is here.

Scientists figure out the “recipe” for magic mushrooms

Psilocybin has repeatedly shown promise in treating some mental issues — this might usher in a new age of testing.

How algae prepared the ground 650 million years ago for the miracle of complex life

The story of the rise of the algae.

Baby dolphin killed as hundreds of selfish tourists take pictures with it

Please stop taking photos with wild animals!

Untouched 106 year old fruitcake found in the Antarctic — it’s probably still edible

No one touched it for more than a century, not even the penguins.

Gene variant that makes plump, juicy tomatoes identified by scientists

Who doesn’t love a plump tomato?

Why adding water to whiskey makes it taste better, or so some scientists claim

Diluting whiskey with a touch of water can enhance its taste.

Drug-resistant candida outbreaks in the UK despite hospital efforts to control it

The CDC deemed this fungus a “serious global health threat.”

Missing link dinosaur bridges the gap between vegetarians and meat eating dinosaurs

This missing link provides a glimpse into how different dinosaurs groups split and evolved differently.

Blood test can find cancer even before any symptoms emerge

Genetic sequencing could pave the way for a new age of cancer detection.

Ancient coins reveal when Rome became an empire

Even in science, you can learn a lot of things if you follow the money.

Trump Forest wants to compensate for the POTUS’ climate policy by planting 100 new billion trees

Nope, it’s not Trump’s idea.

Researchers hijack plant to produce polio vaccine

Anti-vaxxers finally have a natural option.

Fish farming could cover our demand for seafood one hundred times over, paper estimates

Something smells fishy… Oh wait, it’s my lunch.