This mini-documentary, made by Penn High School students Camryn and Carter, is about the diverse diet of a baboon. There is also content on the variety of baboons and their microbiomes.

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Baboon Microbiomes and Health

“Everyone in here has a different microbiome, it’s like a fingerprint.” quoted Dr. Elizabeth Archie, a professor at the University of Notre Dame. A human’s microbiome helps the human stay healthy by doing certain jobs. An example of this process would be the gut microbiome digesting food. But what do microbiomes have to do with baboons and their health?

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