Marine Biology Archive

Elizabeth De Santo, Franklin & Marshall College – Protecting the Oceans

On Franklin & Marshall Week: We are at a crucial moment for the health of our

Shady Amin, New York University Abu Dhabi – Chemical Signaling

How do organisms that don’t speak communicate with one another? Shady Amin, assistant professor of biology

Douglas Fudge, Chapman University – Hagfish

Dealing with predators is a fact of life for most species. Douglas Fudge, associate professor of

Rika Anderson, Carleton College – Hydrothermal Vents

On Carleton College Week: How does life survive in the deepest parts of the ocean? Rika

Molly Cummings, University of Texas at Austin – Fish Skin Provides Invisibility in Open Ocean

How do you hide from predators in the open ocean? Molly Cummings, associate professor of biological

Andrew David, Clarkson University – No Longer an Ocean Away

The oceans are changing with the climate and human intervention. Andrew David, assistant professor of biology

Emily Lescak, University of Alaska Anchorage – Evolutionary Timescales

How long does it take for a species to evolve? Emily Lescak, postdoctoral fellow at the

Gregory Cunningham, St. John Fisher College – Penguin’s Sense of Smell

Birds don’t have a sense of smell. Gregory Cunningham, associate professor of biology at St. John

Joseph Pawlik, UNCW – Killer Sponges

Sometimes living things don’t share a perfect symbiotic relationship. Joseph Pawlik, a professor at The University

Cliff Ross, University of North Florida – Coral Reef Ecology

Today on The Academic Minute, the interconnectedness of nature is on full display. A marine biologist