Scientists have discovered the chemical composition of the sex hormones of female Asian giant hornets. They have found a way to use these hormones to set traps for males, opening the door for an additional potential way to control the spread of this invasive species in the US and Canada.

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The health of tiny humans may rely on the microbes they are exposed to within the first hours and years of life, known as the ‘baby biome.’ Many factors that shape the baby biome contribute to risk of health conditions like allergies, type 1 diabetes, and inflammatory bowel disease. How does the baby biome develop and where do these microbes come from?

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