Summer internship at MSEL – Rafaela de Albuquerque Ribeiro

I had the great opportunity to do a summer internship at MSEL for six weeks, and during this period I worked with Jimena Samper-Villarreal, helping with her PhD project. I came to the University of Queensland supported by a scholarship program from the Brazilian government (Science Without Borders), and having the opportunity to work in […]

My internship at MSEL – Tatiana Neves

I had the great opportunity of spending a part of my PhD on an internship at MSEL. I went to University of Queensland supported by a Brazilian program CAPES – Coordenação de Aperfeiçoamento de Pessoal de Nível Superior where students have the opportunity to do lab work and discuss their thesis topics with experts in […]

GBR Connectivity

Karlo Hock was hosted by Dr. Scott Condie and The Southern Management Strategy Evaluation and Ecosystem Modelling group at CSIRO’s Marine and Atmospheric Research facilities in Hobart, Tasmania. Dr. Condie and his group have been developing high-resolution particle tracking models for the Great Barrier Reef ecoregion. Karlo will use the results of the particle-tracking models […]

Coral spawning in the Caribbean

Chris Doropoulos has joined Nancy Knowlton’s team at the Smithsonian’s Bocas del Toro research station, Panama, to assist with the annual spawning event of the Montastrea annularis complex. Nancy Knowlton and Don Levitan have been recording the spawning times of around 500 marked colonies of M. annularis, M. faveolatus, and M. franksii, for approximately 18 […]