Microbes

A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of microbes.

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How microbes shape our world

6 talks • 1h 23m
Learn how these microorganisms influence everything from the air we breathe and how healthy we are, to forming life itself.

Talks about Microbes

Exclusive articles about Microbes

For healthier buildings, just add bacteria?

Just like a human being, a house or office has its own microbiome, with good and bad microorganisms. One researcher has a targeted idea: to customize our spaces with the right m...

How your microbes influence your love life

Science writer Sonia Shah explains why it’s really not your fault you’re attracted to that terrible person. While the precise architecture of romance remains decidedly mysteriou...
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