An MIT research team takes one of our biggest biological enemies and recruits it as an expert drug delivery bug in the fight against cancer.
Microscopic artwork shows off the beauty of bacteria and living cells using media such as cancer for artistic expression. And it's kind of gross, too.
An MIT scientist and a Brazilian artist join forces to create a process that allows them to "paint" self-portraits and more using living cells.
An artist and a scientist team up to make striking patterns, self-portraits, and other paintings using a most unlikely medium, "tiny, tiny living things."
A new study says the bugs growing in our digestive tract might steer us to choose the foods that are best for them, even if they're not best for us.
Bacteria artist Zachery Copfer is creating glowing bacterial art that you can hang in your home.
Researchers at Columbia University say their chip lets them electrochemically image biofilms to "listen to the bacteria as they talk to each other."
A common, effective treatment in hospitals is set to make its way over to the smartphone screen.
What happens when you use tiny electromagnetic coils to shift the position of light-scattering bacteria? In the hands of a couple of science-minded artists, you get an intriguing "Living Mirror."
Two science-minded artists combine magnetic bacteria, electronics, and photo manipulation to create real-time liquid images of people. See how they did it.