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Monthly Archives: January 2013

18 Jan

Slime molds are Eukaryotic, heterotrophic microorganisms that exist in cool, shady, and moist areas. They are often found on decaying logs, dead leaves, and other organic material. They ingest their food similar to an amoeba by phagocytosis. The vegetative cells … Continue reading

04 Jan

Antibiotic resistance is the ability of bacteria to develop immunity to antibiotics prescribed to treat infections. Antibiotic resistance is one of the world’s most pressing health problems and must be dealt with immediately. Antibiotics do not treat illnesses caused by … Continue reading