Ellen Stuart-Haëntjens

Ecology and Biogeochemistry

Virginia Commonwealth University

I’m a PhD candidate at Virginia Commonwealth University. My research focuses on forest and wetland ecosystem resilience to disturbances and extreme climatic events. In addition to science, I enjoy mentoring, conducting outreach, and rock climbing.

How farmers on the Great Plains are changing the local climate

New crop practices trap more carbon in the soil, increasing rainfall and adding profits

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The secret to sounder sleep may be lurking in our guts

New research shows that stressed med students on probiotics got better shut-eye

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Why I'm quitting GMO research

Constantly confronting people who think my research will harm them is profoundly distressing

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