‘Super Bacteria’ Detected at Rio de Janeiro’s Beaches — Science – TIME

One month before Rio de Janeiro is set to host the 2016 Olympic Games, Brazilian scientists have discovered a drug-resistant bacteria at some of the city’s beaches. Lead researcher Renato Picao told CNN that the “super bacteria” entered Rio de Janeiro’s waterways when sewage from local hospitals were channeled into the bay. Several beaches tested…

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