The worst place for bacteria at the beach

In the lab simulations, Yan’s team found that bacteria tended to decay much slower in the beach sand than in the water. This could explain why more fecal bacteria is typically found on the beaches than in the nearby water, the researchers said. More.

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Ordained to the priesthood in December, 2010.
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