All Iceman articles

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    Ice core proposal could revolutionise antibiotic discovery


    A perspective article outlines a revolutionary approach to antibiotic discovery using ice cores, at a time when  antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is projected to cause 10 million deaths per year by 2050.

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    Uncovering the secrets of the mummy


    To his great surprise, microbiologist Frank Maixner found himself turning his scientific skills to mummy research. He reveals what the latest techniques are revealing about ancient humans, the history of malaria and the Medici family.