Outreach at the Science Club for Girls (Lawrence, MA)

On November 19, 2014, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Emily Matys and Sharon Newman (graduate students in the Bosak lab) visited the Science Club for Girls in Lawrence, MA, where they answered the students’ questions and participated in a career panel, encouraging young women to enter the field of science.

Dr. Shikma Zaarur wins the Karl K. Turekian Prize

On September 29, 2014, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Dr. Shikma Zaarur wins the Karl K. Turekian Prize for excellence in Geochemical or Cosmochemical studies (Awarded by Yale University). Dr. Zaarur received her Ph.D. from Yale University and is currently a postdoctoral fellow working in the Bosak lab.

Dr. Giulio Mariotti wins the AGU Luna Leopold Award

On August 22, 2014, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Dr. Giulio Mariotti wins the Luna Leopold Young Scientist Award in Earth and Planetary Surface Processes. Dr. Mariotti received his Ph.D from Boston University (’13), and is now a Crosby Postdoctoral Fellow in the EAPS program at MIT (currently working in the Bosak lab). He will begin an Assistant Professorship position at Louisiana State University [...]

Bosak joins the Simons Collaboration on the Origins of Life

On August 22, 2014, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

http://www.simonsfoundation.org/life-sciences/simons-collaboration-on-the-origins-of-life/simons-investigators/  

Green Lake Sampling Trip

On June 4, 2012, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

This June, members of the Bosak Lab took a sampling trip to Green Lake, New York.  After five hours of driving, a day probing the depths with a rowboat, a Niskin bottle, and 80 meters of rope – we returned with water samples from multiple depths of this meromictic lake, teeming with anaerobic, sulfur reducing bacteria. [...]

Alex Petroff receives award at AGU

On July 4, 2011, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Alex Petroff received 2010 Student Award and the Elizabeth Sulzman travel grant for his presentation about the growth geometry of conical stromatolites at the 2010 AGU Fall Meeting. Alex graduated in May 2011, is now a proud owner of a kayak and will begin a postdoctoral fellowship at the Rockefeller Institute after getting lost in [...]

Tanja speaks at Science for the Public

On October 12, 2010, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Tanja speaks about the Evolution of Photosynthesis for Science for the Public, a grassroots organization that aims to improve public understanding of science. http://www.scienceforthepublic.org/?page_id=944

Winter Party 2010

On January 4, 2010, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

In January 2010, we said goodbye to Kate and Biqing. Good luck to them in Kenya and Taiwan!

FIeld trip Southern Urals and Moscow

On June 4, 2009, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

June 2009 (funded by MIT MISTI) Participants: Anastasia Maheras, Alexander Petroff, Mikhail Krupenin, Min Sub Sim, Tanja Bosak