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Water Chemistry!

Most of our new gadgets and gizmos for water chemistry have finally come in, so we have started testing them out. Some of the kits we ordered include tests for nitrate, nitrite, phosphorus, chlorine, hardness, sulfate, and iron. At first, … Continue reading

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You win some, you lose some

Our project is starting to pick up! After our initial sampling/sequencing period, we realized that there is actual DNA we can work with from the tanks. This past week, we started our actual sample collecting from the tropical tank. We … Continue reading

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Hi There!

I’m Sabreen Aulakh, one of the undergraduates working on the Undergraduate Aquarium Project! I’m a third year Microbiology major, and my plan is to go to medical school some time in the near future. I’m from San Jose, and I … Continue reading

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