Tom Glass

Tom Glass

Jan 14, 2018

Group 6 Copy 250
0
Please wait...

About This Project

A warming climate in the Arctic is having profound impacts on species that rely on snow and ice, like the polar bear and walrus. However, for some snow-associated species, we do not know enough about their ecology to understand or mitigate impacts. My work investigates how wolverines, a species that relies on snow for denning, food caching, and shelter, are impacted by changing snow distribution, and advancing spring melt.

Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

How Can We Use the Snapping Shrimp’s Hunting Ability in Everyday Engineering Applications?

Alpheus heterochaelis, better known as the Pistol Shrimp, possesses an over-sized claw that creates a cavitation...

Structural modeling of a key enzyme to combat late blight

Phytophthora infestans is the causal agent of late blight disease, which affects potato and tomato crops...

The GMO Corn Experiment

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

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 74 people