Monthly Archives: May 2016

New Microbiome Initiative announced by White House

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), in collaboration with Federal agencies and private-sector stakeholders, is announcing a new National Microbiome Initiative (NMI) to foster the integrated study of microbiomes across different ecosystems, and is hosting an event to bring together stakeholders vital to advancing the NMI. NMI FACT SHEET Metabiomics Participated […]


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Jets observed on Enceladus

Scientists on NASA’s Cassini mission were surprised to find that a small-scale surface change produces very visible effects on Saturn’s active moon Enceladus. Mike Summers 05/09/16