June 16, 2020

Many news outlets have picked up on our recent publication in the scientific journal Nature. A great article published in the New York Times can be found online here. We've seen several different ways that our 3D reconstructions of giant larvacean mucus structures are...

June 16, 2020

Years in the making, the latest results on using our laser-based deep-sea imaging tool DeepPIV have been published in the peer-reviewed journal Nature. We present 3D visualizations creating unprecedented views of the mucus structures created by giant larvaceans in the...

March 26, 2018

Jessica Leigh Heister put together a great article showing how researchers are using DIY tech to study life in the oceans. Our ITAG work (with Aran Mooney @ WHOI, Alex Shorter @ UMich, and David Mann @ Loggerhead Instr) and jellyfish tagging has been featured as well....

March 22, 2018

With each day comes a new challenge and experience. Yesterday and today I was asked by two different news sources to comment on a paper that was published in Science RoboticsI immediately thought (1) why would I have an opinion that people would care about, followed...

March 11, 2018

What a whirlwind week! After traveling to Boston and NYC as an invited speaker for the Here Be Dragons (at MIT Media Lab and the #OpenOcean project led by fellow National Geographic Explorer Katy Croff Bell) and Ocean Luminaries (at the American Museum of Natural Histo...

February 20, 2018

We're very excited to welcome Clara as our newest (and first besides me) member of the Bioinspiration Lab! Not only has she done incredible work at Stanford and Google Brain, she will be contributing to the JellyMove project (collaboration with MBA, HMS, and the Goldbo...

February 13, 2018

Looking forward to visiting with collaborators and friends in Portland, OR for the ASLO-Ocean Sciences Meeting. Along with an interesting plenary with John Dabiri (Stanford University), our research efforts will be showcased i

n three separate talks: "DeepPIV: Elucidati...

January 16, 2018

Hello world! Poke around our site and let us know what you think.

August 17, 2017

Our work on in situ feeding studies of giant larvaceans on microplastics was just covered by WIRED. Big thanks to writer Eric Niiler for coverage of our efforts. The article can be found here

May 4, 2017

Check out some news coverage on our most recent work studying giant larvaceans in the deep sea using DeepPIV. Thanks for the reporting, Jen Viegas!

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