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What hunter-gatherer gut microbiomes have that we don’t, and breaking the emoji code

Science Podcast
people using bows and arrows

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Sarah Crespi talks to Sam Smits about how our microbial passengers differ from one culture to the next—are we losing diversity and the ability to fight chronic disease?

For our books segment, Jen Golbeck talks with Vyvyan Evans about his book The Emoji Code: The Linguistics Behind Smiley Faces and Scaredy Cats.

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[Image: Woodlouse/Flickr; Music: Jeffrey Cook]

doi:10.1126/science.aap7721

Sarah Crespi

Sarah Crespi is the Senior Multimedia Producer at Science and host of the Science Magazine Podcast.

Jen Golbeck

Jennifer Golbeck

Jennifer Golbeck is a professor at the University of Maryland in College Park.