Biological and Ecological
I keep land hermit crabs. However they are nocturnal. I want to investigate what intensity and colour of light best suits daylight activity.
I am looking at the composition of the gas in the bladders of Ascophyllum nodosum and Fucus vesiculosus and the effect of light on it.
The aim of our project is to identify controllable factors that will inhibit bread mould growth and to investigate the effectiveness of certain anti-mould ingredients.
We aim to observe the change in core and peripheral temperatures after consumption of spicy food. Students sample a dish with spice added gradually and temperatures are recorded.
A look into the development of antibiotic resistance in certain bacteria aiming to find any genetic changes associated with this.