The Microbigal Mission
Bringing relevant science stories and news for the microbial enthused!
We provide fun, educational, and occasionally nerdy content to those who are affected by the microbial world (that's you - you are literally covered and filled with microbes and our history and future are full of ways
microbes impact EVERYTHING!)
We interpret complex scientific principles into easily digestible content via our blogs about microbes and scientists that have changed the world, podcasts on pop culture and science, a microbiology career corner, and the first ever microbe university, where you too can learn all things about being a microbe:
Welcome to The Microbigal Nation, let's find your MICROBE MOMENT!
Who Are The Microbigal's?
Tess, Julie, and Jon are microbial-obsessed researchers with 6 microbiology-related degrees between them. Tess earned her Ph.D. on the west coast in bioinformatics researching soil and plant microbiomes and now works at a Boston-based company working on elegant solutions to waste remediation with biology and microbes. Jon studies human microbiomes and works at a pharmaceutical company on the east coast. Julie works in healthcare information technology is an avid outdoors woman and enjoys exploring the joys of the natural microbes in soil including that of the beautiful New England Mushrooms.
Together they are Microbigals splicing sci-fi and science and giving you science stories and news for the microbial enthused! From our biology podcast and blog posts to fungal recipes to escape rooms, the team tries to find fun and creative ways to connect the microbial world with your world and help you discover your own unique microbe moment!
AND SO, THE MICROBE MOMENT, THE SOCIETY OF SYMBIONTS AND MICROBIGALS WAS BORN!
So who are the Microbigals?