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Bacteria have sculpted the world we live in, and that's why MacArthur winner Dianne Newman studies them

Newly minted MacArthur fellow Dianne Newman is a huge fan of tiny microbes.  Sit down with her in her homey office at the Caltech campus in Pasadena, and the 44-year-old microbiologist will dazzle you with amazing tales of these miniature organisms. She might mention that there are so many microbes...
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