Slideshow w/ audio of my talk on "A Field Guide to the Microbes" from the AAAS Meeting #AAASMtg

I recorded the audio of my talk on “Towards a field guide to the microbes” from the AAAS meeting on Saturday AM. Here is a slideshow of the talk with audio synched to the slides (I did this using Keynote on a Mac with the “record Slideshow” function).

My slides from the talk are available at Slideshare.

Author: Jonathan Eisen

I am an evolutionary biologist and a Professor at U. C. Davis. (see my lab site here). My research focuses on the origin of novelty (how new processes and functions originate). To study this I focus on sequencing and analyzing genomes of organisms, especially microbes and using phylogenomic analysis

2 thoughts on “Slideshow w/ audio of my talk on "A Field Guide to the Microbes" from the AAAS Meeting #AAASMtg”

  1. Speaking of field guides, have you seen Milton Love's “Certainly More Than You Want To Know About The Fishes of the Pacific Coast”? It's brilliant — it's a mixture of a field guide and collection of stories both about the fishes and the biologists who study them. We *so* need a similar book for the microbial world…

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