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
Epic voyage begins to illuminate the micro-universe across the Pacific
Same compound in ocean plant offers double scientific value
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.