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Enter the Microbe Zoo

Click above to go on a safari to discover microscopic organisms and the habitats in which they live.

What is the DLC-ME?
What is the Digital Learning Center for Microbial Ecology?

Find out how to use this web site and learn about its creators.

Microbe of the Month
Microbe of the Month

Take a look at the latest addition to the Microbe Zoo's specimen collection.

The Curious Microbe

Tales of amazing microbes and curious environments.

Microbes In The News

Stories from the popular press (newspapers, magazines, etc.) related to microbiology and microbial ecology.

Microbial Ecology Resources

Listings of books, videos, software, internet sites, magazines, events, and other resources related to microbiology and microbial ecology.

Meet The Scientists

Profiles of microbiologists.

The Microbe Zoo is available on CD-ROM