Small Things Considered apologies for any downtime you may have experienced with the blog over the course of the last week. Our service provider TypePad was hit with repeated distributed denial of service attacks(DDoS), which made all of their blogs and services inaccessible for various stretches of time. If you have noticed that the blog loads in one browser over another, please clear your cache in the browser that does not load the site. This should resolve the issue.
The purpose of this blog is to share our appreciation for the width and depth of the microbial activities on this planet. We will emphasize the unusual and the unexpected phenomena for which we have a special fascination... (more)