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Students in Just and Kruger groups featured on AGU conference blog

Posted by Craig Just on 31 December 2014 | 0 Comments

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In tanks at the University of Iowa, mussels equipped with heart rate monitors are purifying water with their excrement. Like human heart monitors, the gadgets glued to the mussels’ shells provide information about activity and metabolism. But in the mussels’ case, this information is helping researchers understand how mussels cleanse the water of agricultural runoff. Link to full article.

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