New research on fossil galls—abnormal plant growths caused, in this case, by tiny wasps—helps reconstruct the local habitats of Southern California at the end of the last Ice Age.
Your skin is patchwork of ecosystems—some moist and humid, others hot and dry—that is as diverse as any continent.
It may not feel like it, but it's the first weekend of November, and that's a big one here at the Museum!
Some bacteria will transform sugar from candy into plaque. But did you know there are other microbes working to keep these cavity causers at bay? On this Microbiome Monday, meet some of the microbes in your mouth!