Microbiology

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

Video playlists about Microbiology

The future of medicine

12 talks • 2h 40m
Take this tour of medicine's future with some of the trailblazing doctors charting its course. Once you've seen a transplantable human kidney created from a 3D printer, almost anything is imaginable ...

Weird facts about the human body

13 talks • 3h 13m
The workings of the human body? An absolute marvel. And yet, kind of bizarre. The facts in these talks point to both conclusions.

What’s the big deal about Mars?

5 talks • 1h 23m
Learn all the hubbub going on with the big Red Planet in these insightful and utterly fascinating talks.

The fabulous life of germs

8 talks • 1h 47m
Germs -- they get around. Learn what their travels and overall existence can teach us about not just ourselves, but the past, present and future of humanity.
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Exclusive articles about Microbiology

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...
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