The secret world of microbes

  • Dates: 23 - 24 March 2024, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Cost: FREE
  • Venue: University of Cambridge Student Services, New Museums site Bene't Street, CB2 3PT
Bottle of hand sanitiser surrounded by microbes and germs

How do you wash your hands correctly to help prevent the spread of infectious microbes? What do bacteria look like? Find out by looking at them through a microscope. Use craft materials to build your own microbes to learn about the structure of bacteria and viruses. 

Find out about the importance of antimicrobial stewardship (how to protect our current antibiotics to keep them working) and what antimicrobial resistance is using a superhero supervillain analogy.

Presented by School of Life Sciences, Anglia Ruskin University

Dates and times

  • Saturday 23 March: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm 
  • Sunday 24 March: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Location: New Museums Site, no need to book!

  • Dates: 23 - 24 March 2024, 10:00 - 16:00
  • Cost: FREE
  • Venue: University of Cambridge Student Services, New Museums site Bene't Street, CB2 3PT