PRODUCERS: Will Halicks and Hans Weise
EDITOR AND VIDEOGRAPHER: Hans Weise
Written, Performed & Directed by Gary Turk.
Featuring Louise Ludlam & Stuart Darnley.
Original score by New Desert Blues.
Sound engineering by Daniel Cobb.
Filmed and edited by Gary Turk.
You Are Your Microbes
From the microbes in our stomachs to the ones on our teeth, we are homes to millions of unique and diverse communities which help our bodies function. Jessica Green and Karen Guillemin emphasize the importance of understanding the many organisms that make up each and every organism.
Lesson by Jessica Green and Karen Guillemin, animation by nenatv.
Every gut microbe has a job to do.
Find out who these millions of different microbes are and what their jobs are within the ecosystem that is you.
View full lesson http://ed.ted.com/lessons/you-are-your-microbes-jessica-green-and-karen-guillemin