C.W. Post is a regional leader in ecology and animal behavior research, conducted in the field and at our Aquatic Research Laboratory, with thousands of gallons of marine and freshwater aquaria. The C.W. Post Molecular Biology Laboratory is equipped with the tools to unravel the secrets of DNA, including a gene sequencer, PCR machines and hyper-sensitive scales. Undergraduate and graduate students also conduct research on animal movement with sophisticated video equipment and motion analysis software.