Smithsonian Scientists At Work
Mary Hagedorn and collaborators at the Taronga Zoo are working to create a "coral bank" of frozen polyps. Watch the story on the news or click here.
SERC scientist Dr. Chela Zabin discovered another new marine invasion: Schizoporella errataon in the California mudflats. SERC has a long-time satellite lab in San Francisco Bay. For more information, click here.
Whale Shark research by Héctor Guzman:
watch the video showing Dr. Guzman tagging whale sharks in the Eastern Tropical Pacific with radiotransmitters.
Carole Baldwin and her colleagues discovered 7 new fish species of Starksia. For more information, click here.
A Coral Reef's Mass Spawning: Nancy Knowlton and a team of research divers document coral spawning near the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Bocas del Toro field station. For more information, click here.
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