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What, exactly, is "Microgravity"? A Google Science Fair 2014 Hangout Highlight

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What happens to microbes in space, when they’re subject to “microgravity”? Find out from Dr. Cheryl Nickerson from the Biodesign Institute! Cheryl is a Professor in the School of Life Sciences, in the Center for Infectious Diseases and Vaccinology, at the Biodesign Institute at Arizona State University. She’s a pioneer in research looking at the microgravity environment of the space shuttle and the International Space Station. And she’s an expert on Cellular Biomechanics. Professor Nickerson is interviewed by +Mariette DiChristina , Editor-in-Chief for +Scientific American . Hear about the fascinating ways that life adapts under microgravity!