Miriam was a staff writer for Distillations as part of Drexel University’s co-op program.
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A centuries-old sailor’s hack enters the ecologist’s toolkit.
In showing that cholera spreads through tainted water, an English doctor helped lay epidemiology’s foundations.
How ancient (and not so ancient) cultures thought about water purity and contamination.
The groundbreaking ecologist showed that the biological diversity within a stream can be used to diagnose its health.