The Fine Art of Protein Folding

Protein folding is something that happens in our bodies every day, every hour, and perhaps every minute, but it’s so complex that it takes a computer hours (or even days depending on what researchers are looking for) to figure it out.

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What are Microbes?

Because “protists” are so diverse, the term “protist” is no longer used. Instead, the categories of microbes are bacteria, archaea, fungi, algae, protozoa, slime molds, and viruses (because they are not cells, viruses aren’t technically living). There so many uses (such as vaccines, biofuel, and yogurt) that microbes give us, but they’re also harmful too.

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