Life from Antarctica

The CU Museum and the McMurdo Dry Valleys LTER present a special online session where freshly-dispatched, intrepid scientists, ZOOM back to Boulder, directly from McMurdo Station, Antarctica to talk about the lake, stream and soil research being done in the less than 2% of the continent that is not covered in snow, the McMurdo Dry Valleys.*

Dr. Michael Gooseff, Lead PI of the McMurdo Dry Valleys LTER, provides an insider’s overview of The McMurdo Dry Valleys Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) project plus a LIVE, Life From Antarctica virtual check-in with team members about their research and what it is like to live and work in the world’s southernmost continent!

*Technology and transportation schedules permitting.

Scheduled to appear:

  • Mia Vanderwilt, Master’s student, INSTAAR, CU Boulder
  • Anna Wright, PhD student,  INSTAAR & Environmental Studies, CU Boulder
  • Kathy Welch, LTER Project Manager and Senior Professional Research Assistant @ INSTAAR, CU Boulder

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