Prizes to Donors

So after the first day we already at 5% of our total amount in 2007 DSN Education Fundapalooza. It’s a great start but we have a long way to go. For the highest donor and the random donor, there will be prizes! You will get your choice of some Monterey Bay Aquarium swag or a vial of mud from the ocean floor at 3500m with a framed map and certificate of authenticity. It is for a great cause so reach into your wallet pull out that credit card and give! Just $10 from all our visitors would put us well on our way.

Click on the thermometer to the left to head on to the Fundapalooza challenge!

Dr. M (1618 Posts)

Craig McClain is the Assistant Director of Science for the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, created to facilitate research to address fundamental questions in evolutionary science. He has conducted deep-sea research for 11 years and published over 40 papers in the area. He has participated in dozens of expeditions taking him to the Antarctic and the most remote regions of the Pacific and Atlantic. Craig’s research focuses mainly on marine systems and particularly the biology of body size, biodiversity, and energy flow. He focuses often on deep-sea systems as a natural test of the consequences of energy limitation on biological systems. He is the author and chief editor of Deep-Sea News, a popular deep-sea themed blog, rated the number one ocean blog on the web and winner of numerous awards. Craig’s popular writing has been featured in Cosmos, Science Illustrated, American Scientist, Wired, Mental Floss, and the Open Lab: The Best Science Writing on the Web.





One comment on “Prizes to Donors
  1. Great idea! Tell me, are you offering a large vial or a small vial of the deep-sea mud? Is it enough for a facial?

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