Saturday, April 21, 2018
California's Ocean Biological Carbon Pump Bites Back
11:30 am-12:00 pm Add
145 McCone Hall
Join earth and planetary science graduate student Hannah Bourne and professor Jim Bishop as they describe deployments of deep-diving Carbon Flux Explorer robots during a month-long study of the biologically rich waters offshore of Big Sur, California. The study, which explored how biological processes work to move CO2 from the atmosphere to the deep sea, included a toothy biological surprise.