News

June 19, 2017
Each year 1.2 million wildebeest migrate from Tanzania into Kenya where they repeatedly cross the Mara River. During these iconic river crossings, wildebeest drown by the...
July 25, 2016
Congratulations to Katherine Handler for being named a Regional Finalist for the Google Science Fair. Katherine’s project “Succession Variations in Kenyan Scavenger...
July 18, 2016
The Mara Project conducted a short course on Food Webs and Stable Isotope Ecology, 27 June – 1 July 2016, in and around the Maasai Mara, Kenya. The short course included a...
December 8, 2015
Amanda Subalusky and an international team of co-authors have published a paper in Mammal Review showing that carnivory in hippos is fairly common and may increase their...
June 19, 2015
Katherine (Katie) Handler won the 2015 Young Naturalist Award (10th grade) from the American Museum of Natural History. Katie worked with Amanda Subalusky to study temporal...
March 9, 2015
Inside Science, the online science news site, recently profiled our research on the role of hippos as “conveyor belts” of carbon and nutrients from the savanna grasslands to...
February 16, 2015
Amanda Subalusky and coauthors from the Post Lab and the Cary Institute have published a new paper on the role of Hippos in moving carbon and nutrients from terrestrial...

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