May 10: Living Dirt: Soil’s Microbe Ecosystems

Science for the Public: Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations
May 10, 2021 zoom-recording by Belmont Media Center Community TV
the video will be uploaded here within a week or so after the recording

Kristen DeAngelis, Ph.D., Associate Professor of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts-Amherst. the DeAngelis Lab

Dr. DeAngells describes the soil microbes that keep soil alive and healthy, and why scientists consider these microbes at different scales: individual, community, and beyond. She discusses the complex interdependence of these microbial ecosystems and the larger environment, a topic of much interest and concern in the era of climate change.