A Computer Afflicted With 6 Infamous Viruses Has Passed $1 Million at Auction
The art project can be yours for a mere seven figures.
The Dirtiest Place in an Airport Is Not in the Bathroom
A study showed which surfaces in an airport have the highest concentration of viruses, so make sure to wash your hands.
This Is How Gross Your Beer Pong Ball Probably Is
Wetting the ball might actually make it pick up more bacteria from people's hands and wherever else it lands.
There Are More Than 380 Trillion Viruses in Your Body at Any Time
Viruses on your skin? Check. Viruses in your lungs? Check. Viruses in your pee? Check.
Bacteria-Killing Viruses Found in a Pond Knocked Out an Antibiotic-Resistant Infection
Phage therapy isn’t a new idea, but it’s taken a while to gain traction in the US.
Why It Matters If HPV Caused Your Head or Neck Cancer
Doctors are finding that some patients can be cured with way less treatment.
This Is How Scientists Decide What Goes In Your Flu Shot
Your flu shot is one of the world's most educated guesses.
Climate Change Could Cause More Deadly Infections Worldwide
“It takes an enormous toll on human health, it causes massive suffering, and it’s something to be taken very seriously.”
The US Just Approved ‘Killer’ Lab-Grown Mosquitoes to Help Fight Disease
The Environmental Protection Agency has given the green light to biotech startup MosquitoMate.
Most People Get Herpes Long Before Their First Hookup
You might even have daycare to blame.
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How Gross Is It to Let My Dog Give Me Kisses?
Let's start here: One in six dogs is a "serious stool eater."
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What Can I Catch if Someone Spits On My Face?
Because we all know a spray-talker or two.