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Corey Jaskolski: Developing tech for the world’s most unforgiving environments

Albert Lin: Modernizing exploration with new frontiers in technology

Gautam Shah: Saving wildlife from behind the computer screen

Martin Wikelski: Investigating migratory patterns of wildlife

Anand Varma: Capturing stunning moments in nature

Grace Young: Creating high tech for deep oceans

Jonatha Giddens: Illuminating patterns & ecology of the ocean

Corey Jaskolski: Developing tech for the world’s most unforgiving environments

Albert Lin: Modernizing exploration with new frontiers in technology

Gautam Shah: Saving wildlife from behind the computer screen

Martin Wikelski: Investigating migratory patterns of wildlife

Anand Varma: Capturing stunning moments in nature

Grace Young: Creating high tech for deep oceans

Jonatha Giddens: Illuminating patterns & ecology of the ocean

Corey Jaskolski: Developing tech for the world’s most unforgiving environments

Albert Lin: Modernizing exploration with new frontiers in technology

Gautam Shah: Saving wildlife from behind the computer screen

Martin Wikelski: Investigating migratory patterns of wildlife

Anand Varma: Capturing stunning moments in nature

Grace Young: Creating high tech for deep oceans

Jonatha Giddens: Illuminating patterns & ecology of the ocean

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