Microbiology

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

Video playlists about Microbiology

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.

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.

What's the big deal about Mars?

6 talks • 1h 37m
Learn all the hubbub going on with the big Red Planet in these insightful and utterly fascinating talks.

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.

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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