“When we look more deeply at the ocean, we are given new insights on how we interact with that ocean, and what we can do to effectively protect it.”

Kelly Benoit-Bird, an oceanographer at Oregon State University, applies acoustics to the study of ecosystems in the open ocean. 

My work dramatically increases public participation in scientific progress through Internet-based simulation tools.
Adrien Treuille, Science and Public Leadership Fellow
Our work will raise the awareness of emerging pollutants in the environment, and design biological solutions for their clean-up.
Shaily Mahendra, 2011 PopTech Science and Public Leadership Fellow