The Hakai Institute is the first Canadian partner in the Smithsonian-led Marine Global Earth Observatory—or MarineGEO. This partnership represents the natural next phase for the Hakai Institute, coordinating our research with like-minded organizations locally and around the world.
Humans like to think big. But if we look closer, a whole miniature world is revealed. Single-celled organisms are hiding in every habitat we explore from seawater to sand to soil. And new technologies are giving Hakai researchers a chance to study this microscopic world.