a large campus building, Frederick Douglass Memorial Hall at Howard University
Leader of the Pack, 1903–1994
Ruth Ella Moore had a trailblazing career, overcoming barriers of racism and sexism as she pursued her interest in microbiology.
Leader of the Pack, 1903–1994
Leader of the Pack, 1903–1994

Ruth Ella Moore had a trailblazing career, overcoming barriers of racism and sexism as she pursued her interest in microbiology.

Ruth Ella Moore had a trailblazing career, overcoming barriers of racism and sexism as she pursued her interest in microbiology.

American Society For Microbiology

Image of the Day: Painting with Microbes
Emily Makowski | Nov 22, 2019
See this year’s winners of the American Society for Microbiology’s agar art competition.
Q&A: Myth Debunkers Take Aim at Microbiology Lore
Ashley Yeager | Jun 25, 2019
University of Michigan’s Ada Hagan separates fact from fiction, such as whether you should starve a fever or if eating chocolate really causes acne.
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Machine Learning “Very Easy to Abuse”
Carrie Arnold | Jun 24, 2019
Microbiologist Nick Loman talks about the power of artificial intelligence and the best way to use it.
Legionnaires’ Disease Bacteria Found in Flint Residents’ Water
Aggie Mika | Jun 7, 2017
The data cannot confirm whether an outbreak of cases in recent years in Michigan was caused by contaminated drinking water. 
Image of the Day: Beautiful Bacteria 
The Scientist Staff | May 23, 2017
Artists paint with colorful microbes on agar palettes for the American Society for Microbiology's Agar Art Contest.