‘Soilent Green’ interviews microbiologist Dr. Kelly Wrighton

Soilent Green hosts Alyssa Hanofee and Levi Johnson interview microbiologist Kelly Wrighton about studying microorganisms.


Marie Tanksley, Podcast Director

KCSU has a brand new podcast made by graduate students Alyssa Hanofee and Levi Johnson that released its first episode just this past week. In it Hanofee and Johnson interview microbiologist Kelly Wrighton.

Dr. Wrighton was the recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers for her exceptional work in science and technology leadership. The two speak with Dr. Wrighton about her work studying microorganisms, their genomes and their environment. Learn how Dr. Wrighton is working to better understand ecosystem function to enhance soil health, improve predictions of greenhouse gas emissions, and how microbes are really the ones running the show!

You can find out more about Dr. Wrighton’s work on her website or on her Twitter, Kcwrighton.
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