Paul J Clerkin

Paul J Clerkin

Jul 09, 2015

Group 6 Copy 135
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    The Megamouth is one of our ocean's most enigmatic shark species. We know almost nothing about this iconic and mysterious deep-sea giant. Recently, Taiwan has had a spike in Megamouth encounters. When fishers catch a Megamouth, the crew cannot afford to release the shark, and they are sold in the fish markets. The captains on this very small fishing fleet have agreed to allow us to study, tag, and RELEASE these peaceful giants, if we compensate them for the animal would bring at the market.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Synthesis of a Kidney Cancer Drug

    We need to prepare a 75 mg sample of our anti-kidney cancer drug for testing. The sample was requested by...

    Activating brown fat to improve diabetes and obesity

    Diabetes in childhood is life changing, needing daily insulin injections to get strict blood sugar control...

    Creating a Genetic Circuit Control Toolbox

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

    Campaign Ended

    A biology project funded by 30 people