Reading the forest

by Cam Webb, Research Associate
March 4, 2014

Camping in the rain

by Cam Webb, Research Associate
February 24, 2014

Flower-hunting in Flores

by Cam Webb, Research Associate
February 18, 2014

Flower-hunting in Flores

Hi again! We have just begun our fourth field trip on our ongoing NSF-funded research project, this time to the island of Flores in southeastern Indonesia, in the province of Nusa Tenggara Timor (see this map for location of some of the places discussed below). The previous trips (Borneo, Seram, and Papua) have felt hard to execute and stressful, and I’ve […]

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Gauging Forest Changes

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
July 29, 2011

NSF grant for Aquilegia research

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
June 14, 2011

NSF grant for Aquilegia research

Elena Kramer, currently on sabbatical at Weld Hill, received a NSF grant to use the new model system Aquilegia (columbine) to investigate the evolution and function of floral novelties. As outreach for the grant, Elena will utilize the plant’s recently sequenced genome to lead a module for the Crimson Summer Academy, a Harvard summer program for high school students from financially disadvantaged backgrounds. Congratulations Elena!

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