For the next 24 hours fund matching

Lots of excitement in the last 24 hours.  Christopher gave $100, Kate gave $54,  and Dana gave $100.  Thanks also go to Peter, Erin, Sarah, and Michael for sizable donations.  But we still have a ways to go.

Eric Heupel as agreed to match dollar for dollar for the next $50 dollars.  That is a two for one special people!  So go make your donation count double.  The Nemo in the Classroom project is just $39 away from funding. Stay tuned because more announcements are soon.  Click on the Donor’s Choose banner on the right to get the donation process going.

UPDATE:  Brian from SandShack has put forth an additional challenge.  He and SandShack will match $70 dollar for dollar.  So the next $120, thanks to Brian and Eric, will be matched.  Keep in mind these are challenges to you and you have the opportunity to make your donation count double.

UPDATE: Thanks to Steve and Jason for donating and meeting Eric’s challenge!  That is $100 raised for the students!

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Craig McClain is the Assistant Director of Science for the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, created to facilitate research to address fundamental questions in evolutionary science. He has conducted deep-sea research for 11 years and published over 40 papers in the area. He has participated in dozens of expeditions taking him to the Antarctic and the most remote regions of the Pacific and Atlantic. Craig’s research focuses mainly on marine systems and particularly the biology of body size, biodiversity, and energy flow. He focuses often on deep-sea systems as a natural test of the consequences of energy limitation on biological systems. He is the author and chief editor of Deep-Sea News, a popular deep-sea themed blog, rated the number one ocean blog on the web and winner of numerous awards. Craig’s popular writing has been featured in Cosmos, Science Illustrated, American Scientist, Wired, Mental Floss, and the Open Lab: The Best Science Writing on the Web.

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  2. I finally remembered to post about this over at Squid A Day. And I am bribing people with comics. Hope it drums up some more participation! Thanks again for the awesome idea.

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