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In the Palm of Her Hand

In the Palm of Her Hand

August 21, 2016

On a windy April day, Joint Program student Lei Ma (center) shows a tiny hermit crab to fellow students Kevin Archibald and Chrissy Hernandez (right) and instructor Lauren Mullineaux (left), during a field trip to study life in the intertidal region—the area between high and low tides—at a local rocky beach. The trip was part of the Biological Oceanography class led by WHOI biologists Mullineaux and Ann Tarrant (not pictured).(Photo by Ann Tarrant, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)

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