- The Loom
The Encyclopedia of Microbes
In tomorrow’s New York Times, I have an article about the Genomic Encyclopedia of Bacteria and Archaea, a new database that’s designed to span the vast diversity of our planet’s microbes. Check it out!
[Update: one of the scientists behind the encyclopedia, Jonathan Eisen, has blogged about the encyclopedia’s history here.]
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