Andrea Dubin Undergraduate Student, Chemistry
Manganese oxide dendrites, such as this Romanechite, can be found forming very intricate patterns. They are a weathering product of carbonate rocks and are often found forming around cracks. Take a look around the courtyard outside of Moore to find some yourself.
The 2009 Art of Science Competition was made possible by Student Affairs, the Art Committee, and Robert and Esther Metzner.