Grow Your Own Microbial Community

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Description: Microscopic organisms (microbes) live in water and soil, and though we can’t see them they perform a vital role in breaking down organic matter into simpler chemicals that organisms can use as food.

You can undercover this micro-world for yourself - build Winogradski column and grow your own micro-ecosystem!


Sponsor: GeoBus, University of St Andrews.


Dates Booking Instructions
18 November 2020 Booking not required.
2020 2020 2020week2 Life Sciences and Human Biology (2020 Week 2)
Microbial R1

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