Manuel Lequerica

Manuel Lequerica

Nov 22, 2016

Group 6 Copy 24
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Pollinators are vital to the maintenance of life. They assist flowering plants (including most human food crops) to reproduce. This ecosystem service, pollination, is at risk worldwide because pollinators are declining. This is a particular problem in cities where honey bees are the dominant pollinators. We want to find out how honey bees respond to the pressures of life in cities by developing a new method of testing worker health.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Understanding How Mosquitoes are Repelled by DEET

    The recent zika outbreak highlights the importance of personal mosquito protection. The chemical DEET has...

    Community-based Leishmaniasis research in Sri Lanka

    Leishmaniasisis a neglected tropical parasitic diseases in the world and is spread by the bite of sand flies...

    Creating a Genetic Circuit Control Toolbox

    Synthetic biology studies the design of genetic circuits to program cells to solve problems in areas like...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A biology project funded by 38 people