Microbes – friend or foe?

By
Brown, A. (Audrey)
(2013-12)

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Microbes often get a bad name. Whilst some of them do cause disease, others play vital roles in recycling nutrients in the soil to enable plants to grow, and in breaking down human waste. Without microbes, we would have no beer, no yoghurt, no coffee. That’s quite impressive for something too small to see.

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The Open University (OUUK)

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