Now US Politicians Are Attacking Ocean Science, Too

March 17, 2017

Swaths of ocean that are the last holdouts for hundreds of rare species are at risk of losing the federal protections put in place by Presidents Obama and Bush. UNC Professor of Biology John Bruno testified on March 15 before … Continued

How a water bear survives, even when it’s dry

March 16, 2017

Biology postdoctoral research associate Thomas Boothby talks about work that uncovered how tardigrades stay alive after desiccation. This story was also covered by other outlets including Wired, NPR and Gizmodo.