Foot cheese? Belly button lint?! Daily presentations help you learn about the tiny, but mighty, microbes inside you.
Until March 29, 2020
Me and My Microbes: The Zoo Inside You
Did you know? There are more microbes in the human body than stars in the Milky Way! These tiny organisms inside us affect our digestion, fight off disease and even influence your mood. Explore the astonishing biodiversity of the human ecosystem in the Canadian premiere of Me and My Microbes.
About the Experience
It’s all about what you eat! Challenge yourself to keep a microbiome healthy in this hands-on game. What’s the best choice at mealtime, broccoli, or pickles?
Discover the many ways that microbes heal and protect us with an interactive 14-foot projection of a human body. You can zoom in on 17 animated microbial scenes.
Our museum scientists don’t only study the big stuff but also some neat microscopic organisms. Watch live cultures grow in petri dishes!