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Researchers are reviving ideas from the pre-antibiotic age to fight drug-resistant bacteria. Plus, a roundup of the week in science.
These DIY experiments will keep your kitchen chemists and backyard explorers busy throughout the summer vacation.
A tool for recruiting the immune system to fight cancer, and a look at mobile ad-blocking software.