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9 Science Stories You Can't Miss: The Woman Whose Gut Brews Booze Edition

A woman beat a DWI charge thanks to yeast in her gut, and real winter is coming in about four weeks. Those and other great science stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.

Last updated on July 3, 2018, at 1:33 p.m. ET

Posted on January 2, 2016, at 8:56 a.m. ET

1. A Judge Dismissed A Woman’s DWI Because Her Gut Makes Its Own Booze

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2. Pregnant Woman Sues Catholic Hospital For Not Letting Her Get Tubes Tied

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3. That Time I Took a "Baby Deadline" Test

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4. Real Winter Is Coming (In About Four Weeks)

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5. After Overdose, Almost All Pain Patients Keep Their Opioid Prescriptions, Study Finds

6. The Terrible Beauty Of Brain Surgery

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7. The 12 Most Outrageous Science Scandals Of 2015

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8. Poachers Using Science Papers To Target Newly Discovered Species

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9. Why Some Of The Worst Attacks On Social Science Have Come From Liberals

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