Types of Good & Bad Bacteria?

Answer When we hear the word "bacteria," what usually comes to mind is something dirty--like germs that are bad for our health. Little did we know that there are two sides to the story of these tiny creat... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Types of Good & Bad Bacteria

Does chlorine have a bacteria that kills the good bacteria?

Chlorine does not have any bacteria that kills good bacteria, according to water treatment business LennTech. Chlorine destroys bacteria and viruses by breaking down the chemical bonds that hold th... Read More »

Types of Bacteria?

Pity the poor bacteria. They have a bad name as disease pathogens, when the vast majority are either benign or beneficial. That's because popular culture had named them "germs," then proceeded to t... Read More »

Types of Sea Bacteria?

Just like on the surface, the oceans and seas are teeming with a near infinitive amount of bacteria. There are several different types of sea bacteria, including those that make their own food thro... Read More »

Major Types of Bacteria?

Major types of bacteria were traditionally classified by physical features or reactions to different types of staining. The advent of molecular genetics has allowed a more-careful division of the d... Read More »