ACIB News Item:
On June 25th, first year primary school kids visited ACIB to learn about the basics of Biotechnology. In four exercises, 23 children and 2 teachers experienced different laboratory techniques: streaking microorganisms, visualizing them by microscopy, extracting colors from fruits and vegetables and measuring pH with the help of red cabbage extract. A short lecture supported by a poster outlined the aims and tools of ROBOX in simple langauage. The primary school ‚Volksschule Eisteich‘ has a focus on Natural Sciences and promotes the pupil’s interest in research and technology.