Tori Sindorf

Tori Sindorf

Aug 29, 2016

Group 6 Copy 43
1
Please wait...

About This Project

There is more algae on coral reefs than ever before and humans are to blame. Can we use next generation techniques to play "Dr. Doolittle" and find out just how the coral animals feel about living in contact with algae? We know that some algae can kill coral in the lab, but we also know that algae and coral can grow next to each other on the reef seemingly unaffected. What hidden effect is algae having on coral? How will that impact the way we survey and manage coral reefs to preserve them?

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Short-Term Innovative Research (STIR): Predoctoral Grant Competition

Writing grants is the number one skill required for a successful independent scientist. This project provides...

How does Sprint Training Impact Blood Sugar and Inflammation?

Exercise intensity has a huge effect on how endurance training, like running, effects health. While research...

Nepalese shrines and parks: hotspots for pathogen exchange between primates and humans?

In Nepal people and primates come into close contact where humans both intentionally and unintentionally...