It takes an expansive mind to connect microscopic marine copepods (certain crustacean plankton) unwittingly chomping on floating microplastics with a bigger picture: the planet’s carbon pump and global climate change. But that’s what Brian Kim ’18 decided to investigate during Jan Plan, working with Bigelow Lab Senior Research Scientist David Fields.
"Sweating the Small Stuff: Linking Plankton to Climate Change, Brian Kim '18 Makes Conncetions,"
Colby Magazine: Vol. 104
, Article 15.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.colby.edu/colbymagazine/vol104/iss3/15