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If you aren’t following Sizing Ocean Giants, I don’t even want to know you

Earlier this semester, Dr. Craig McClain, of NESCENT and Deep Sea News fame, launched the Sizing Ocean Giants project. His crack team of exceptional undergraduates will be conducting “outresearch” — a research adventure in which outreach is an integrated component of their research, rather than a secondary tag-along. They are 10 articles deep into the semester and the results have been fantastic. In no particular order, we’ve already learned that:

And, of course:


Marine science and conservation. Deep-sea ecology. Population genetics. Underwater robots. Open-source instrumentation. The deep sea is Earth's last great wilderness.


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