Monthly Archives: December 2010

31 Dec

Microbiology of Alcohol Fermentation

Thanks to the microbiology of alcohol fermentation many of us are microbiologists and we don’t even know it.  Fermented food and beverages are as old as the first civilization.  Beer and wine existed in 2000 B.C. and there’s even an Assyrian … Continue reading

29 Dec

Snuggle up Bug!

“Sleep Tight, Don’t Let the Bed Bugs Bite,” has become more than just a nursery rhyme in my hometown. Recently Bed Bugs have been plaguing homes as well as office spaces of Chicago, which has deemed the city as being one of the … Continue reading