New Bosak Lab Website Launched

On March 6, 2013, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Welcome to the new portal to discover news and information on the research of the MIT Bosak Lab.  Please contact our web administrator for questions.  

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. [...]

Bosak wins 2012 Edgerton Award

On April 18, 2012, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Professor Tanja Bosak wins MIT’s Harold E. Edgerton Award “in recognition both for the groundbreaking work that she has accomplished and the potential she has demonstrated to continue to transform the field of geobiology”. “In her quest to understand what life was like on Earth billions of years ago, Bosak has devised clever approaches, advancing [...]

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  

FIeld trip Yellowstone National Park

On August 4, 2008, in Uncategorized, by Bosak Lab

Yellowstone National Park 2007, 2008 Participants: Dan Rothman, Gill Geesey, Alexander Petroff, Tanja Bosak (2007) Alexander Petroff, Min Sub Sim, Biqing Liang, Kate Harris (2008) (permit # YELL-2008-SCI-5758 from National Park Services)