The Lambic: Belgian Microbe Magic

Cantillon Tucked away in a small alley in Brussels, there's a brewery that still practices open fermentation. Hundreds of yeast and bacteria in the air (the "open" part) are responsible for brewing (the "fermentation" part) a very special kind of beer called the lambic. Unlike other breweries you may have visited, this one has no…

Why Fecal Transplants

The Poop Post Oh yes, this is the post about poop. Or rather, doing fecal transplants. While it is a gross topic, your waste products say a lot about the health of your entire body system. Trillions of bacteria and yeast cells colonize your large intestine, skin, mouth, air ways, and vagina. They not only…