Fomenting Resistance To Tyrannosaurs
by Robin and the Honey Badger
Join us as a smaller-than-expected ally of dinosaurs tells us of its larger-than-life alimentary fermentation. The horniest and leatheriest ceratopsids shielded themselves from predatory tyrannosaurs with the zoological equivalent of nylon. Interviewed after 65 million years, the bacterium Keratobacillus recreates the chemical brewing that allowed a forgotten mutualism.