Scientists: House Dust Can Reveal Region, Gender Ratio of Residents, Presence of Pet

The dust in our homes contains more than 5,000 different species of bacteria and around 2,000 species of fungi, according to a team of scientists who investigated microbial communities found in the dust collected from inside and outside approximately 1,200 homes in the continental U.S. The findings, published today in the journal Proceedings of the [...] —> Read More