Microwave to melt agar
Pour 10 ml into test tubes
Fill to first line of rack
Microwave tubes-see directions in workshop handout or KCK manual. This is a little tricky so read instructions carefully.
Cool on a slant
If you run out of room in your "tissue culture area", the kitchen is a great place to cool your media. These tubes are resting on a cookbook and being supported by a box and a toaster. This is truly "kitchen culture".