Professors Brian Helmuth and Mark Patterson are leading the scientific research during the latter half of Mission 31. Read about their motivation for taking part in this incredible event.
If fish are vocal creatures, can their prey hear them? Assistant Professor Randall Hughes is one of a number of researchers studying how fear drives predator-prey interactions.
Waterfront homeowners’ face questions about the costs and benefits of seawalls. Understanding how they tick is essential to urban coastal sustainability efforts, according to MSC Postdoc, Steven Scyphers.
Sara Williams, a research technician in the marine and environmental science lab of Mark Patterson, will lead a study on the gastrovascular system of corals as part of Mission 31.
Amanda Dwyer is a graduate student at Northeastern’s Marine Science Center and she will be leading a research project for Mission 31, a monthlong underwater expedition led by Fabien Cousteau.
Mission 31 is underway, and there’s lots of great publicity going out about the event. In addition to mission leader, Fabien Cousteau, there are a number of incredible folks spending time “down under”.
As part of a month-long underwater research mission, graduate student Allison Matzelle will lead a project studying the flow of energy through one of the oldest organisms in the world—the giant barrel sponge.
Researching with Professor Bill Detrich, Northeastern co-op Eileen Sheehan blogs about her first Antarctic fishing experience
MSC doctoral students Allison Matzelle and Tanya Rogers have been named 2014 graduate research fellows by the National Science Foundation.
Marine science researcher Jon Grabowski works across and disciplines to come up with the best habitat management strategies for fisheries and the communities that depend on them.