AFYW Science Squad
The Effect of Water Quality on Marine Invertebrates in the East River
  • Beatrice Nunez, Shenika Francois, Amara Faison
  • Academy for Young Writers
Ambassador Wolves' FIsh
  • Branden Douglas, Nicaury Arnaut, Milton Baquedano, Kimberly Ramphal
  • University Heights High School
Ants Squad at Prospect Park
The Biodiversity of Ants in Prospect Park
  • Tenzin Jangchup, Hawa Balde, Jhoana Orellana, Mahbub Haque
  • High School for Health Professions and Human Services
Go Beef or Go Home
  • Jacob Morales, Mohammed Islam, Augustin Garcia
  • Pelham Lab High School
What can the aquatic macro-invertebrates of the Morningside Park Lake tell us about the quality of the water?
  • Akiria Ford, Ashley Arias
  • Wadleigh Secondary School For The Performing and Visual Arts
Crab-apples on Governors Island
Barcoding diversity of crab apple trees found in Governors Island, New York
  • Antonio Cen Wu, Syeda Jannath, Jiayi Huang, Chong Gao
  • Manhattan Comprehensive Night and Day High School
DNA Detectives
  • Maryam Qayyum, David Bulanov, Gabriella Bern, Mehrab Syed
  • Leon M Goldstein Highschol
Eel Sushi
Eel In The City: DNA Barcoding Investigation of Eel Sushi In the Bronx
  • Pamela Santos, Dayanna Larrea, Jacelyn Espinal, Madison Rosado
  • University Heights High School
Algae and Aquatic Plant Diversity In Van Cortlandt Park
  • Hank Marriott, Emma Venarde
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Goldstein Dolphins
The Ants of NYC
  • Samuel Mordechaev, Zhen Lin, Michael Pollack, Wilson Huang
  • Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences
Gowanus Team
Comparison of Plants in the Gowanus Canal
  • Andy Lin, Erik Interiano, Mirrielle Contreras, Ashlyn Mendoza
  • Sunset Park High School
Grafted to Grow
DNA Barcoding of Grafted Plants
  • Jean Lin, Samantha Poon, Vinipta Sabbithi
  • High School for Health Professions and Human Services
Green Green Grasses at Prospect Park
DNA Barcoding of Ground Plants in Prospect Park
  • Mareelin Teolopez, Keith Chen, Isaiah Osei-Gyening
  • High School for Health Professions and Human Services
Barcoding different Phenotypes of the Colonial Sea Squirt Botryllus shlosseri In the Hudson-Raritan Estuary
  • Lisette Mejia, Tiffany Vu, Brian Mejia
  • Urban Assembly New York Harbor School
Species Richness of Macroinvertebrates Within the Lower Hudson River Estuary
  • Destiny Coley, Jasmine Mendoza, Gabriel Castro
  • Urban Assembly New York Harbor School
Is Chinese Beef Jerky Really Beef?
  • April Wu, Brittany Hunag
  • Forest Hills High School
The Effect of Pollution on the Biodiversity of Ants
  • Zinab Mohamed, Tenzin Ghongwatsang, Diana Flores
  • Forest Hills High School
Testing for Leech Diversity in Van Cortlandt Park
  • Penelope Day, Leilani Elkaslasy, Arielle Emile
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Lichen Team
Lichen Bioindicators In Prospect Park
  • Melissa Nava Garcia, Mohammed Uddin, Ariana Morales Zempoaltecatl
  • Sunset Park High School
Snail Diversity in Van Cortlandt Park
  • Leo Satlof, Garrett Friedman, Spencer O'Flanagan
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Marine Invertebrate Researchers  
The Effect of Water Quality on Invertebrate Biodiversity in the Bronx River
  • Winston Thomas, Nusirat Olumegbon, Joshua Grant, Kimberly Owens
  • Academy for Young Writers
Meat 4 Wolves
Investigation of Ambassador Wolves’ Meat Diet
  • Yadyvic Estrella, Lizbeth Fuentes, Abena Wirekoh, Lorena Maca Garcia
  • University Heights High School
Moldy Moldy Bread
Does the Same Type of Mold Grow on Different Types of Bread When Found in Similar Environment?
  • Jody Peedikayil, Sandra Zdunczyk
  • High School for Health Professions and Human Services
NYC Microbiomes
Effect of Water Pollution on New York City’s Waterbodies
  • Aziza Kurbonova, Tavus Atajanova
  • Leon M. Goldstein High School
  • Lawrence Heller, Spencer Lott
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Patrice Buckley
DNA Barcoding: Authentication of Ginkgo biloba Supplements
  • Tao Abelson-Shaer, Anna Kroner, Elizabeth Zucker
  • Columbia Prep School
Pigeon-etics - What species of pigeons are present in New York City?
  • Mung Yao Jia, Louise Wagenseil, Aria Zaman, Ling Chen
  • Stuyvesant High School
Polluted Plankton
The Effect of Pollution Levels on the Genetic Diversity of Phytoplankton.
  • Sidorela Reci, Daphne Tjan, Leya Groysman, Nicole LoRubbio
  • Leon M. Goldstein for the Sciences
Prospect Park Project
The Use of DNA Barcoding in Determining the Biodiversity of Aquatic Plants in Prospect Plants
  • Victor Roy, Shahriyar Rahat
  • Health Professions and Human Services
Quadruple Helix
The Effect of DNA Percentage on the Frequency that it is Amplified by the Thermal Cycler
  • Eirene Fithian, Ryan Pyatetsky, Hayley Fier, Annie Rozenblyum
  • Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences
Revolutionary MilitANTS
Ants in Van Cortlandt Park
  • Gabriel Fernandez, Alan Sourek, Zachary Zemmel
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Testing for a Correlation Between Water pH and Snail Populations
  • Sarah Weber, Adam Kamp
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
The Effect of Water Quality on Invertebrate Biodiversity in the East River
  • Harold Miller, Wildine Toussaint, Joshua Acevedo
  • Academy for Young Writers
Freshwater Sponge Biodiversity in Van Cortlandt Park
  • Iva Knezevic, Naomi Habtu, Dalia Kaplan, Annie Mitnick
  • Ethical Culture Fieldston School
Team 3
Cilantro, or No?
  • Bailey Fink, Sarah Harris, Leeba Sullivan
  • Yeshiva University High School for Girls
Testing the Authenticity of School Cafeteria Food
  • Gavin Zheng, Thompson Hui, Damien Zlatkis, Michael Gillow
  • Stuyvesant High School
Breaking Dormancy Trough Cooling of Seeds
  • Ny Ramarolahy
  • Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science
Biodiversity Among Trees Around Union Square and Callicoon, NY
  • Christopher Renna, Aleksandra Ilic, Abdel Soudre, Uriel Solis
  • International High School at Union Square
The Ice Cubes
Winter Is Coming: Vernalization and Seed Bank Germination
  • Mia Estrella, Sabrina Salas
  • Hostos-Lincoln Academy
The Tolerance to SO2 of Different Bryophytes and its Effects on Coloration
  • Haocheng (Roger) Yang, Eric Bae
  • Tenafly High School
Am I Putting Snail Mucus on my Face?
  • Torosa Rahman, Ida Wang, Nancy Zhang, Sadia Mohona
  • Stuyvesant High School
The Effect of Water Quality on Marine Invertebrate Diversity in the Gowanus Canal
  • Demetria Mack, Juliane Letren, Nathaniel Swanson
  • Academy for Young Writers
Tuna Roll Rearchers
Tuna Roll Investigation
  • Yakelin Manzanares, Paige McCray, Lannawill Caruth, Jada Oscar
  • Pelham Lab High School
Vincent S Joralemon
Examining Tapioca for Evidence of Cassava
  • Catherine Rivas, Elani Colon, Megan Navarro, Junice Caminero
  • Frank McCourt High School
Wolf Plants
Barcoding Investigation of Plant Consumed by Endangered Ambassador Wolves
  • Lorena De la Rosa, Mayra Arnoat, Flora Afandalo
  • University Heights High School
YUHSG Group 2:
  • Tehila Rothbort, Yael Laks
  • Yeshiva University High School for Girls
Yuhsg team 1: DNA barcoding berries!
DNA Barcoding berries!
  • Debra Feldman, Eliana Fatir, Elizabeth Kalantarov
  • Yeshiva University High School for Girls