Harvard grad students explore the tree canopy of the Harvard Forest in an episode of the YouTube series called ScienceIRL

February 15, 2018
Molly and Jess riding in the bucket truck at the Harvard Forest

The Earth's climate is rapidly changing- how will its inhabitants be affected? Harvard University PhD student and Holbrook Lab member, Jess Gersony, is studying how trees will respond to drought, a consequence of climate change. A key component of her science toolbox is the *pressure bomb,* an instrument that measures how dry trees are- joins us as we venture into the canopy of the Harvard Forest to find out!