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The issue-focused, peer-reviewed article reveals that there are more bacteria on Earth than there are humans. Bacteria: inhabit every environment on the planet, playing a key ecological role, can be good for our health -- for example, by helping us digest food, and can cause disease even though the human body is not the natural host for many bacteria.

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    Keywords:

    NSDL,Undergraduate lower division 13-14,Learner,Microbiology,Research,Social Sciences,General public & informal education,Middle school 6-8,Profession (degree program),Reference Material,Public health,High school lower division 9-10,Life Science,Article,Teach,Teacher,NSDL_SetSpec_BEN,Human Biology,High school upper division 11-12,Learn,Bacteriology,Graduate,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20090721035920862T,Non-journal article,Continuing education,Education,Undergraduate upper division 15-16

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    English

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