Part 2 of a video podcast from the American Museum of Natural History's 2007 Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series entitled Save the Microbes, Save the World: The Fate of Microbial Life on a Changing Planet. This public panel was introduced by Michael Novacek, Senior Vice President for the AMNH and was moderated by Julie Burstein, Executive Producer for Public Radio International and WNYC's Studio 360.
Rita Colwell, Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland College Park and Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Chairman, Canon US Life Sciences, Inc.
Susan Perkins, Assistant Curator, Invertebrate Zoology and Sackler Institute for Comparative Genomics, AMNH
James Staley, Professor of Microbiology at the University of Washington