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dusty shoes

The biggest influences on the microbes living in dust are the soil, plants and climate nearby, not whether you live in a city or the country. 

Aedes aegypti

Findings from a twin study add to evidence that inherited traits of body odor may make some people more attractive prey to a hungry mosquito, like the one above.

toy stegosaurus

This toy stegosaurus isn’t a wholly accurate reproduction of the species. But based on the shape of its plates, it may be more like a female than a male of its species, a new study suggests.

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