The microbial planet: Audimax Podcast episode with Martin Polz


Martin Polz was interviewed for the latest episode of Audimax, a Science Podcast of the University of Vienna, to debate the semester question "What substances have a future?" from the perspective of a microbial population biologist. He discusses the fundamental importance of microbes for our planet and points out why it is essential to understand ecological dynamics, especially in face of the high impact that humans have on the environment.