Student seeks clues to conserve beleaguered reefs
Fast-draining lakes atop Greenland ice sheet could accelerate sea level rise
Growing marine bacteria in the laboratory is a challenge
An armada of floats reveals unknown pathways in the deep
Scientists and teachers collaborate to inspire students
Tom McCollom's interests are in the organobiogeochemistry of seafloor hydrothermal systems. He manages to squeeze in a little research now and then between running around on the soccer and ultimate fields, pedaling his bicycle, climbing up (or skiing down) hills, dancing to his favorite bands, and birdwatching with his wife, Ifer.