Children Play Pac-Man Using Microbes

November 08, 2016 12:05 AM
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In the iconic video game, Pac-Man, a pie-shaped character, travels around a maze eating dots. In a new version, Pac-Man is chasing single-cell microbes thinner than a human hair. As we hear from VOA's Deborah Block, the idea is to use the game as a fun learning tool to teach kids about microbiology.