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STUDENTS IN THE CANOPY – Rebecca Tripp

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Rebecca Tripp is a student who studied with Dr. Meg Lowman’s National Science Foundation grant for undergraduate students, where mobility-limited students were trained to climb trees and sample micro-arthropods. Rebecca was part of a summer team who discovered 8 new species in the trees of Kansas, and […]

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Watch how this Solo drone is used during a tree climbing expedition in Madagascar

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The Cornell Tree Climbing Institute took Solo on an expedition to Madagascar, where they use it as a tool to plan safer and accurate climbing routes, scout trees in thick forests and help officials survey otherwise inaccessible areas in a national park. Bottom line: propellers > machetes. […]

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Women in Science Summit 2016 Recap [VIDEO]

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Check out this video from the 28 January 2016 Women in Science Summit (co-hosted by CanopyMeg Lowman) at the California Academy of Sciences, that inspired thousands of young professionals, both men and women!

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Nature RX

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Set in the world of a spoofed prescription drug commercial, Nature Rx is all about inspiring folks to explore and rediscover their love of the outdoors.

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Interview with CanopyMeg on DNews about Tardigrades

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From DNews, Dr. “CanopyMeg” Lowman talks about the amazing creatures known as Tardigrades. These “water bears” can survive in extreme weather, breed in space, and it was recently discovered that they contain foreign DNA.

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Amazing video tour of the Myakka Canopy Walkway

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This Canopy Walkway is located just outside of Sarasota, FL in Myakka River State Park. The walkway is suspended 25 feet above the ground and extends 85 feet through the hammock canopy. A tower soars 74 feet in the air to present a spectacular view of treetops, […]

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Meg Lowman – September 14th at 1pm EST on Google Hangouts

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Join “Canopy Meg” and learn about the world of biodiversity high above the floor of the rainforest and the innovations that allow this challenging ecosystem to be studied.

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Amazon Rainforst Research Expedition ISP 2015

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Video of New College (my former academic world) students in the Amazon, led by my successor in Ecology, awesome Professor Chris Frost!

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Epic Amazonian Arthropod Hunt – Finding Bugs in Peruvian Homes

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Watch Canopymeg’s staff colleague at the California Academy of Sciences with her global quest to study arthropods in our homes! Video by Untamed Science!

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Go Conscious Earth campaign to provide safe drinking water to Democratic Republic of Condo

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Godi Godar and Go Conscious Earth have spent much of the last couple years working to protect pristine rainforest on Lac Tumba in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
With the incredible support from people like you, we have saved one million acres!
Now we need to help the […]

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