Nerdy curio icon

Nerdy Curio

December 7, 2019

Ancient Rock Art Got a Boost From Bacteria

2 CQ

Today's Nerdy Curio is brought to you by 60-Second Science. Indigenous artists in what’s now British Columbia created pigments by cooking aquatic bacteria. Christopher Intagliata reports. 

--

Aired November 25, 2019

All 60-Second Science content is available at

  • Recommended Recommended
  • History & In Progress History
  • Browse Library
  • Most Popular Library

Get Personalized Recommendations

Let us help you figure out what to learn! By taking a short interview you’ll be able to specify your learning interests and goals, so we can recommend the perfect courses and lessons to try next.

Start Interview

You don't have any lessons in your history.
Just find something that looks interesting and start learning!

500 characters max