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Pierre-Yves Cousteau
Biology Research Intern
International Space University, NASA Ames

Pierre is a student in the Masters in Space Science program at International Space University in Strasbourg France. His undergraduate degree is in Biology from Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Jussieu, Paris, France. This summer Pierre is doing a research internship with Chris McKay. As part of this research internship he will be doing biological investigations of the Atacama desert. These will include studying the distribution of nematodes along the transect and looking at the spread of human coliform bacteria in the vicinity of the Yungay Research Station.

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