BIOHOPK 265H: The Extreme Life of the Sea (BIOHOPK 165H)
(Graduate students register for 265H). Lecture course that explores the way marine species live in extreme ocean habitats. We will cover the deepest, hottest, coldest, and shallowest habitats and the biggest, fastest, most fecund, oldest and smallest species. We will focus on the molecular, physiological and ecological adaptations that allow species to thrive in these unusual environments.
Terms: not given this year | Units: 3 | Repeatable for credit | Grading: Letter or Credit/No Credit