Author: Diana Kenney

The Plum Island Estuary: Studying how Marshes Respond to Sea-Level Rise | Science Nation

The Plum Island Estuary: Studying how Marshes Respond to Sea-Level Rise | Science Nation

Anne Giblin, interim director of the MBL Ecosystems Center, leads a team of researchers studying how Massachusetts salt marshes are holding up in the face of climate change, land-use changes and sea-level rise. Video produced by Science Nation/The National Science Foundation. Read more. Top image: Salt marsh hay (Spartina patens) at Plum Island Estuary in

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Busy Squid Hatchlings! | @ZYanWang

Posted by University of Chicago graduate student Z. Yan Wang, who studies the neurobiology of octopuses in the laboratory of Associate Professor Clifton Ragsdale: .@MBLScience squid bbs hatching 🙂 hello world 👋🏼 pic.twitter.com/9bTL8nRz8Z — Z Yan Wang (@ZYanWang) August 16, 2016

Understanding diverse microbial communities: An interview with A. Murat Eren (Meren) | The Molecular Ecologist

Understanding diverse microbial communities: An interview with A. Murat Eren (Meren) | The Molecular Ecologist

Soon after A. Murat Eren (known as Meren) came to the MBL’s Bay Paul Center as a postdoctoral scientist in 2011, he began turning heads with his creative, computation-based approaches to visualizing and discovering microbial diversity. Today, Meren is an assistant professor at the University of Chicago, an MBL Fellow, and a faculty member in

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20,000 Discoveries Under the Sea |CSMonitor.com

20,000 Discoveries Under the Sea |CSMonitor.com

In the Christian Science Monitor, Douglas Struck reports on the scientists, including MBL’s Julie Huber, who are unraveling mysteries of the deep ocean and in the process “finding new sources for food, drugs, and energy.” Read more …   Source: 20,000 discoveries under the sea – CSMonitor.com Caption: A Pelagia noctiluca, a type of jellyfish

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