Microbial life with Daniel McDonald of the American Gut Project


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Daniel McDonald wants your poop! That's the attention getting headline. The real story is a fascinating look at the latest science on microbial life. How the microscopic bacteria living on and inside you affects your health. What antibiotics and the food you eat are doing to them. Why he wants to collect feces from all over world. And what the latest research into microbes means for the future of some our deadliest diseases. Then, John Shull explains the perfect cannonball technique. And we discuss the Top 5 Fast Food Hamburgers.

Daniel McDonald: 3:00

John Shull: 40:15

Top 5 Burgers: 1:00:27




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