When antibiotic resistance hops between species, a mild bug can become dangerous
High-tech chip delivers early diagnosis of coral disease
Prairie dogs served up Jell-O spiked with ‘black death’ vaccine
As scientists piece together how climate impacts disease, strange patterns are emerging: mosquito outbreaks can follow drought, shorter migrations make butterflies sick, and more birds (not
Faced with bioterrorism, fuel shortages, and a warming planet, where should we turn for solutions: a) religion, b) technology, or c) fungus? By John Weier.
Bird diversity slows spread of West Nile virus
Forget lions, tigers, and sharks. The billions of tiny parasites that make a living castrating and brainwashing their hosts may be the new kings of the food web. By Carl Zimmer.
Climate changes transform a benign parasite into a deadly force for Africa’s lions
Lethal diseases that make the jump from wildlife to humans are on the rise
Scientists stumble across a wonder drug for amphibians