10,000 years of climate and environmental changes in Jamaica, a biodiverse tropical island

Jamaica is a highly biodiverse island in the Caribbean, but its ecological resources are threatened by climate...

Is there climate-smart coffee? A search for resilient arabica varietals in Costa Rica

Over 80% of adults in the US drink coffee, and it also plays a key role in the livelihoods of farmers all over...

How do roots vary? An exploration of root functional traits across an environmental gradient in Hainan, China

Roots are an important, yet understudied, part of tropical forests. We need to better understand how roots vary...

How can we engineer a riboswitch to maintain a safe level of fluoride in water?

We're studying the effects of engineering E. coli riboswitches, parts of mRNA that target small molecules, on...

How do temperature and salinity vary along the nearshore region of the glacier fed Aialik Bay in Alaska?

I would like to take continuous, GPS referenced salinity, depth, and temperature measurements along the nearshore...

How deep are microplastics in the sea? Understanding wind-driven vertical mixing

Microplastics – small bits of plastic millimeters or smaller in size – that float in the ocean are carried by...

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