Fathoms Below the C
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Fathoms Below the C

Science job perk #4182: scuba diving at work.  In today’s adventure, guest blogger Larisa Bennett takes the plunge into scientific diving at the UNC Institute of Marine Sciences.  Read more about her semester with the Institute for the Environment’s Field Site program in her first two posts! We sleepily loaded our gear onto the R/V … Continue reading

6 Tips for Launching an Environmental Start-Up
How do we science? / Scientists in Action!

6 Tips for Launching an Environmental Start-Up

Most science grad students can probably make more sense of genetic code or symbol-laden equations than phrases like “intellectual property” and “capital investments.”  In a world awash with environmental problems though, there is sizable demand for individuals who are willing to make the leap from bench to business.  UNC’s Institute of Marine Sciences recently hosted … Continue reading