BIOM 135N - Hot Spring Micb: Yellowstone. 3 Credits.
Offered intermittently. A field and laboratory based exploration of the microbial diversity of the thermal features of our first national park. Topics to be discussed include how these communities are shaped by the physical and chemical conditions of the environment and how microorganisms can thrive at life's extremes. Includes a field trip to Yellowstone National Park.
Gen Ed Attributes: Natural Science Course (N)