Category Archives: outreach

Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs

Last night the documentary “Michael Mosley vs The Superbugs aired on BBC4 (still available for a month on iPlayer for people in the UK). Anne Leonard, PhD and now postdoc with Will Gaze, is featured with her ‘Beach Bum‘ study … Continue reading

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Microbiomes: belly buttons and plant leaves

The Wellcome Trust-funded Invisible You – Human Microbiome Exhibition at the Eden Project (see here) had a number of cool public engagement events going on in the opening week. One of these projects straddling the boundaries of art and science … Continue reading

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Invisible You: the Human Microbiome Exhibition

In an earlier post, I described plans for an exhibition at the Eden project here in Cornwall that would combine art and the biology of the microbes that live on and in our body. Supported by the Welcome Trust, that … Continue reading

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Camborne Science and International Academy student project

We had the pleasure to be visited by five students of the Camborne Science and International Academy for a lab project over the last few months. Jasmine, Amy, Kyle, Lauren and Georgina (flanked in the picture by Aimee and Amy) … Continue reading

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