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SciA: Antibiotic discovery; Fast-changing genes help malaria hide; Fossil fuel reserves; American Astronomical Society Meeting

January 8th, 2015

Episode 15 of 118 episodes

A new antibiotic that can kill drug-resistant infections has been found; How malaria reshuffles its own genes to evade the immune system; If we want to limit global warming, which reserves can we tap and which do we leave alone?; Earth-like exoplanets and spinning stars