Hot spring microbiology and astrobiology

Project

Understanding the biological influence on the formation of terrestrial, digitate, silica-rich hot spring deposits morphologically analogous to those discovered by the Spirit rover on Mars (team members: Chanenath ‘Kitty’ Sriaporn; collaborators: Professor Kathleen Campbell, School of Environment, University of Auckland)

Related links

http://www.teaomarama.auckland.ac.nz/