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Microbes as social actors (with Salla Sariola)

June 24, 2020 Aga Pokrywka Season 1 Episode 2
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Microbes as social actors (with Salla Sariola)
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Ferment Radio
Microbes as social actors (with Salla Sariola)
Jun 24, 2020 Season 1 Episode 2
Aga Pokrywka

Salla Sariola is a social scientist at the University of Helsinki, Finland. In this episode, we will talk about her research on microbes as social actors, and the implications of antimicrobial resistance, which happens, for example, when microorganisms are immune to antibiotics. Salla is also passionate about fermenting vegetables and dairy, as well as permaculture composting. 

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Salla Sariola is a social scientist at the University of Helsinki, Finland. In this episode, we will talk about her research on microbes as social actors, and the implications of antimicrobial resistance, which happens, for example, when microorganisms are immune to antibiotics. Salla is also passionate about fermenting vegetables and dairy, as well as permaculture composting.