Understanding Tropical Reefs

If a last-minute decision led McMinds to Miami where he fell for corals, it was fate that brought him back to Oregon State.

Epitaph for a Reef

For OSU coral reef scientist Mark Hixon, climate change is personal. He studied a tropical reef for a decade, and the results of his work stunned and inspired him.

Seahorse Inspires Robotics

The seahorse has a tail with a grasping mechanism to cling to seaweed or coral reefs, which could be useful for robotics applications that need to be strong, but also energy-efficient.

New Views

Science advances through emerging technology