The Bac[tea]rial Beauty of Kombucha

The Bac[tea]rial Beauty of Kombucha

Some like their tea with sugar and some take a splash of cream. If Earl Grey is just not your "bag", maybe you're one of the others who prefer steeping their beverages with a wild collection of bacteria and fungus.

Curiosity outweighing your gag reflex? Don't let me tea'se you...

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Changing the World by Accident

Changing the World by Accident

“Most important discoveries or creations are accidental…” I’ve come across this phrase or something similar many times. A quick Google search reveals that it is even showing up on standardized tests in writing prompts given to school kids. Not only is the statement just plain wrong, but it gives a terrible impression of what scientists do.

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