Microbiome All The Way Down

The gut microbiome is hot like Hansel right now. It's all probiotic this, prebiotic that, and ferment all the things for the funky among us (me).

Dr. Will Bulsiewicz spent a while talking about microbiome on the very good Rich Roll podcast last summer and made a very interesting point:

Plants have a microbiome
Every single life on this planet either has a microbiome or is a part of the microbiome. You could make the argument that humans are part of a larger microbiome: planetary health.

Microbiome all the way down

(timestamped Overcast link)