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  • Tagging a Microbe (Grades: 7-12)
  • Actvity Summary: The artwork on this poster depicts research on microbe diversity in the deep biosphere.


    The activity on the back utilizes Lego blocks to model a method microbiologists use, called Fluorescence In-Situ Hybridization (FISH), to “tag,” identify, and study microbial diversity deep below the sea floor.