Creepy Cultures 2023

Creepy Cultures 2023

The autumnal equinox occurs each September in the northern hemisphere, signifying the end of Summer and beginning of Fall. There are many things we get excited for in the Fall like seeing the leaves change colors, wearing our cozy sweaters, enjoying comfort food,...
2022 Creepy Cultures Winners

2022 Creepy Cultures Winners

Every October, when we challenge microbiologists to create Halloween-themed agar art for our #CreepyCultures contest, we’re always delighted with their microbial masterpieces. The 2022 submissions included The Sanderson Sisters from the Hocus Pocus franchise,...
Creepy Cultures 2022

Creepy Cultures 2022

Spooky season is here, so it’s time to break out the agar plates, inoculating loops, and your favorite microorganism strains, and get to work creating your microbial masterpiece for our annual #CreepyCultures agar art contest! Each year our customers and industry...
Microbe March Madness: Competition Updates

Microbe March Madness: Competition Updates

The most anticipated microbial competition is finally here! After months of training, the elite eight microbes are ready to face-off! Follow along for the complete 2022 Microbe March Madness tournament updates and results below. Championship Winners: Who can withstand...
Microbe March Madness Is Back!

Microbe March Madness Is Back!

Sad about the end of football season approaching? Microbe March Madness is here to feed your need for head-to-head competition! Some of you may have participated in our inaugural Microbe March Madness tournament back in 2017. With much anticipation, we are bringing...
2021 Creepy Cultures Winners

2021 Creepy Cultures Winners

Every year, our customers delight us with their creativity and plating skills by culturing masterpieces for our #CreepyCultures agar art contest. This year’s submissions included an homage to the popular TV show Squid Game, a microorganism “lab rat,” and much more....