In This Issue
Read how history repeats itself in the current opioid epidemic. Discover how a gruesome accident led to the secrets of digestion. Then sit down with a beer and drink up some fermented history, from the creation of the first true antibiotic to the engineered microbes that produce drugs for rare afflictions. Hold your nose as you dive into 19th-century New York and find out the lengths to which residents went to reduce the smells of their city. And last but not least, get a good licking from some friendly foxes whose history tells us much about the nature of domestication.