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TBI is a research institution supporting scientific projects in the Turkana Basin, Kenya.

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The Lake and a Volcanic Island

The Lake and a Volcanic Island

January 29th, 2015

On Sunday, the TBI Field School students spent a hot day out on Lake Turkana with a boat ride to...read more

Boat Ride Through the Kerio Delta

Boat Ride Through the Kerio Delta

January 28th, 2015

We visited the Kerio Delta a few days ago to get a first glimpse of the complex freshwater ecology and dynamics ...read more

Introduction from Incoming Origins Field School Director Dr. Jason E. Lewis

Introduction from Incoming Origins Field School Director Dr. Jason E. Lewis

January 23rd, 2015

Hello! I'm Dr. Jason E. Lewis, incoming Director of the TBI Origins Field School and a Research Assistant Professor at...read more