Pragma Synesi – interesting bits

Compendium of interesting bits I come across, with an occasional IMHO

You Are Surrounded by Clouds of Skin and Fart Bacteria

“The world is covered in a fine patina of feces.”   Good to know. Or maybe not.

Your Body Is Surrounded by Clouds of Skin and Fart Bacteria

Nick Stockton | 09.22.15 | Wired

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October 11, 2015 Posted by | health | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How “probiotic epidemics” help wildlife—and us—survive

Pretty amazing how much we are dependent on a bunch of “low life”s.

When Evolution Is Infectious

How “probiotic epidemics” help wildlife—and us—survive

By Moises Velasquez-Manoff | October 1, 2015 | Nautilus Continue reading

October 2, 2015 Posted by | environment, evolution, genes, health | , , , , , , | Leave a comment