Antibiotics and the microbiome

This post on overselling the microbiome by microbiologist Jonathan Eisen is worth reading if, for no other reason, than that it serves as a nice reminder that we don't actually have this microbiome thing figured out yet, and the community of scientists don't agree on ideas that are fast becoming pop culture "everybody knows" material.

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  1. Noun.Verb.GMOs

    Go ahead and Google to read all about how GMOs ruin your gut microbiome and that's why your lawn has crabgrass. Or some goddam thing.

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