Scientists find bacteria resistant to last-ditch drug treatments
It's a warning that medicine needs to find an alternative to current antibiotics.
Artificial molecules fight drug-resistant 'superbugs'
Two discoveries suggest that you can kill stubborn bacteria with synthetic composites.
ICYMI: NASA is going to colonize a space rock
Get ready for cool asteroid photos in about two years.
Glowing bandages can reduce the chances of antibiotic-resistant bugs
It also glows bright green.
Ancient eye potion proves highly effective against MRSA superbug
What do you get when you mix leeks, garlic, wine and bull gall, then ferment it in a copper pot fo...
New way to find antibiotics helps fight resistant 'superbugs'
Bacterial infections are hard to fight. It's not just that there are "superbugs" which resist ant...
$17 million research prize will go towards drug-resistant bacteria studies
Antibiotic resistant bacteria is one of the greatest public health threats of our age, because we'...
Scientists may have worked out how to defeat antibiotic-resistant superbugs
It's been known for a while that bacteria are rapidly becoming immune to the current range of anti...
$17 million technology prize lets you choose which of humanity's problems to solve
Technology prizes are nothing new, but they tend to be focused on specific issues like space trave...