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This Week in Microbiology

By Vincent Racaniello

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This Week in Microbiology is a podcast about unseen life on Earth hosted by Vincent Racaniello and friends. Following in the path of his successful shows 'This Week in Virology' (TWiV) and 'This Week in Parasitism' (TWiP), Racaniello and guests produce an informal yet informative conversation about microbes which is accessible to everyone, no matter what their science background.

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Three cheers for Dr. Racaniello!!!

Dr. Racaniello has launched his third superb podcast. Having listened to all the This Week in Virology and This Week in Parasitism podcasts, I awaited with anticipation when he announced he would soon start This Week in Microbiology. Having just listened to his first edition of This Week in Microbiology, I am pleased to report he has maintained the very high quality and high production values of his first two offerings. He is a superb teacher and educator, and he makes sure that he picks guests who are themselves also excellent communicators. This is a selfless act on his part, he is deeply committed to promoting science education and it shows in the passion he brings to his mission. Three superb podcasts, so three cheers are in order.


I'm a huge fan of TWIV and TWIP and I'm really excited that TWIM has joined the family. These shows really give me my nerdy microbiology fix when I'm working!
Awesome podcasts!

Thank you so much for this.

I've been driving an over the road truck the last few months as a life support gig and finding intellectually stimulating material is the greatest challenge out there. Thank you for this podcast. Your lively discussions really help with the tedium of driving. I'm sure I'm not the target demographic but your time is appreciated.

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  • Category: Natural Sciences
  • Language: English

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