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September 24, 2020

Collection of Petri dishes 'painted' with colorful bacterial strains

This BioArt, a collection of Petri dishes "painted" with colorful bacterial strains, was created through an outreach project between 20 adult artists with intellectual and developmental disabilities and Haverford College undergraduate students.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant CHE 1454879.]

Learn more in the NSF "Science Matters" blog post When science meets art: 6 NSF research projects that turn STEM into STEAM. (Date image taken: unknown; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Sept. 25, 2020)

Credit: Photo by Caleb Eckert (Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International); © 2018 Lopes et al

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