SciCafe

Tune into past SciCafe presentations at the Museum from some of the leading scientists in the field of microbiome research.

“Microbes in the house”—Jack Gilbert
Geneticist Jack Gilbert highlights how the microbiome of our built environment is a reflection of where we live, who we live with, and our activities.

“Antibiotics and Obsesity”—Martin Blaser
Microbiolist Martin Blaser discuses how overuse of antibiotics could be leading to new, modern plagues, such as asthma, obesity, diabetes, and food allergies