Katherine Dziedzic

Katherine Dziedzic

Dec 26, 2016

Group 6 Copy 53
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    As ocean warming continues to threaten coral reefs worldwide, it is uncertain whether they will survive. In these experiments, I focus on how corals are going to adapt, specifically investigating how thermal acclimation can be a potential mechanism for coral adaptation and evolution. Here, I will use a multi-species approach to pinpoint some "winners" and "losers" in climate change, important information that will help create management and conservation plans to protect these ecosystems.

    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    What Did 17th-Century Sailors Really Eat?

    Were sailors actually ship-shape--or were they truly a sickly bunch? Find out with us! We are replicating...

    Can bacterial viruses be engineered to protect against human viral infections like HIV?

    Bacteriophages (phages) are bacterial viruses that are very safe to humans, and can be manipulated both...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A biology project funded by 65 people