Tag Archives: Roger Bull

Freezing Arctic microbes for the future

Roger Bull and Warwick Vincent report on an international project that will send samples of Arctic freshwater microbes to the museum for permanent cryogenic preservation. Continue reading

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My Visit to a New York City Basement

Interest in tools and techniques for care of tissue samples used for DNA research brought Roger Bull to the American Museum of Natural History, where he visited the Ambrose Monell Cryogenic Collection and its −160°C vats. Continue reading

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Learning about Life from a Molecule

How is your body made, organ by organ, from head to toe? DNA will tell you! Check out our DNA lab, a tool of the first order for understanding nature. Continue reading

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Good Food Leads to Happy Scientists

Inquisitive scientist, wilderness adventurer, ingenious cook—botanist Roger Bull shows us how to prepare a month’s worth of delicious meals for camping with colleagues during remote Arctic fieldwork. Continue reading

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