By the end of the 21st century, climate change will significantly alter an important oceanographic process that regulates the productivity of fisheries and marine ecosystems, Northeastern researchers report in a new paper in Nature.
Lauren Josephs was awarded the Provost’s Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavors Award in December 2014. In her application, Josephs wrote about, “Assessing stakeholder attitudes towards coastal landscape management.” Josephs’ mentors are Professors Steven Scyphers and Jonathan Grabowski. Here is a portion of what she submitted for the award about her research: “Healthy shorelines exist as one of […]
Benjamin Moran was awarded the Goldwater Fellowship in December 2014. Moran, a Marine Biology major, is mentored by Professor Bill Detrich. Here, he writes about his research experience: “I’m certain that the several research opportunities I’ve had in my time at Northeastern helped my Goldwater application stand out. This previous summer, I spent 4 months […]
Experts from around the world recently came together at Northeastern’s Marine Science Center as part of a new international network of scientists dedicated to studying climate change through the lens of marine sustainability.
Associate Professor Justin Ries has been awarded a 10-month fellowship-in-residence to research the impacts of ocean acidification on marine shell-builders.
OGL Director, Dan Distel, has discovered a novel digestive strategy in a wood-boring clam that may be a game-changer for the production of clean biofuels.
Professor H. William Detrich is part of an international research team that has sequenced the first genome of an Antarctic notothenioid fish.
What lights professor Mark Patterson’s fire is “the fire of life,” a phrase used by Max Kleiber as the title for his 1961 book in which the Swiss scientist presented fundamental concepts for understanding energy metabolism.
An interdisciplinary team of researchers at Northeastern University will uses a National Science Foundation grant to examine organisms in the Gulf of Maine.
Jennifer Mocarski, who works in Northeastern’s USCI, reflects on her recent trip abroad as part of the Florida Earth Foundation’s US-Netherlands Connection Project.