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MEETING ANTS

During my one-week stay in Madison I met and talked to very intriguing and diverse scientists such as Frederico Rey (Department of Bacteriology), Ophelia Venturelli (Departments of Biochemistry, Bacteriology and Chemical and Biological Engineering), Jo Handelsman (Director of the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery at UW-Madison), David Lynn (Dept. of Chemical & Biological Engineering) and Cameron R. Currie. Cameron … Continue reading “MEETING ANTS”

SCIENCE CAFÉ TALK

On October 24th, Sonja Bäumel and Helen Blackwell kicked off their interdisciplinary project “What would a microbe say?” at the Science Café event taking place at the Wisconsin Institute for Discovery. It has been a very engaging discussion involving a rather diverse and interesting audience including students, academics from different fields, artists, senior citizens, etc.. … Continue reading “SCIENCE CAFÉ TALK”