Andrea Haberkern

Andrea Haberkern

Jul 29, 2014

Group 6 Copy 154
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    There are 40,000+ species of spider in the world. Spiders are beneficial predators & an integral part of a healthy ecosystem. My goal is to find out if there is a quantifiable relationship between morphology and foraging behavior of spiders. Based on preliminary research I conducted in the Ecuadorian Amazon, it seems the answer is yes! The more we understand about these animals, the more we can protect rainforest ecosystems as a whole.
    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Viral Causes of Lung Cancer

    We have special access to blood specimens collected from more than 9,000 cancer free people. These individuals...

    The GMO Corn Experiment

    We are testing the hypothesis that wild animals such as squirrels and deer prefer non-GMO corn, and avoid...

    Using Spirulina for carbon capture

    We intend to test the efficacy of Spirulina platensis (Sp.) to pull carbon dioxide (CO2) out of the atmosphere...

    Backer Badge Funded