Katie L. Barott
Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania
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From exploring the world's most remote coral reefs to observing individual cells under a microscope, the life of a scientist is never dull!
Coral bleaching and recovery in Kaneohe Bay in 2014
Check our this article in the Huffington Post featuring our research on helping corals cope with climate change: " How to train your coral " and watch the accompanying video here,  where you can watch the recolonization of bleached corals by their symbionts!
Gates Lab photo!
I am excited to have joined the Gates lab in Hawaii. Learn more about the lab's research at the Gates lab website  and on Facebook.
Coral Reef Expeditions: 
Blogs and collaborations
Check out some of the great work by my collaborators down in Curacao! 
Pristine Seas with National Geographic
See pictures and read the blog from our trip to the uninhabited Southern Line Islands in 2009!
NOAA Coral Reef Ecosystem Division
See what our collaborators at NOAA are doing on reefs around the Pacific.
Line Islands Expedition 2010 Blog
Read about our research trip to some of the most pristine coral reefs in the world!
"There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more."  ~ Lord Byron