Hawaiian bobtail squid sent to space can offer clues about how to combat stress on Earth
Last summer, scientists sent over 100 Hawaiian bobtail squid up on a rocket ship and into orbit. Why? That was our first question too. The Conversation spoke with lead researcher Jamie Foster, who completed her doctorate at the University of Hawaiʻi, about what became of Hawaiʻi’s littlest astronauts. Foster is now with the University of Florida.
This interview aired on The Conversation on Jan. 18, 2022. The Conversation airs weekdays at 11 a.m. on HPR-1.