Jenny Howard

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‘Super-clone’ E. coli could be worse than hospital superbug

Virulent, drug-resistant forms of <i>E. coli</i> that have recently spread around the world emerged from a single strain of the bacteria, not many different …

Public Health

A visual history of the Apollo missions

Religious tolerance strong in birthplace of Arab Spring

Public attitudes in Tunisia, the birthplace of the Arab Spring, show strong support for secular politics and religious moderation and tolerance, a …

University of Michigan

Whooping Cough Has Evolved In Response To Its Vaccine

The mutant bacteria are not more dangerous than the originals, but changes found by the CDC could explain the resurgence of whooping cough in the U.S.<p>This is not your parents’ pertussis. Over the last few years, this once-common childhood illness, also known as whooping cough, has evolved in …

On Anniversary Of Apollo 8, How The 'Earthrise' Photo Was Made

The first humans to catch a glimpse of the Earth rising over the moon nearly missed seeing it at all, let alone capturing the snapshot that became one of the most iconic photos of the 20th century.<p>NASA has released an animation commemorating the 45th anniversary of Apollo 8, the first manned …