Tuesday, March 3, 2009

Monitoring the health of coral reefs on iTunes U

iTunes isn't just for music. You can now watch lectures and educational videos at iTunes U.

Dr. John Turner, an endocrinologist at the University of Toledo, has been studying the health of coral reef ecosystems, since 1997. “Reef Monitor,” excerpts from his lecture series to high school students interested in marine sciences, offers a fascinating look at the factors directly effecting coral reefs, threatening the reefs themselves and reducing the organisms that previously thrived in them.

Watch the videos