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ASM has several public outreach initiatives, including the ASM Agar Art contest and our partnership with the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History for their Outbreak! exhibit.
ASM member Dimitris Tsaltas explains how he uses microbiology to help his partners in the Cyprus wine industry improve their wines.
ASM member Bob Metcalf explains why microbiology is important to ensure safe drinking water, and describes his collaboration with Friends Of The Old in Lower Nyakach, Kenya.
Education research says developing expertise in a subject is about making connections. Using humor, games and storytelling in teaching helps students make connections to the microbial sciences.