Florida International University masters student Jose Luciani digitizes the growth variation of individual plants. Luciani wants to know if it is more advantageous for plants to grow horizontally or vertically in the changing Arctic environment.
ITEX Biology — The International Tundra Experiment (ITEX) Arctic Observing Network (AON) was started in the early 1990′s to study environmental change in the Arctic. Multiple instruments, configured along a tram-like platform, gather detailed 3D data about the tundra ecosystem below. The project establishes a baseline of high resolution... Read More >