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12 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

Big school of tiny fish spotted off La Jolla

A massive school of anchovy turned the water black just off the coast of La Jolla this week.

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Related Topix: San Diego, CA, La-Jolla, CA, La Jolla Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Biology, Science, UC San Diego

16 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Humongous school of anchovies swarmed California coastline

Off the coast of San Diego County on Tuesday, a dark cloud in the water caused a stir.

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Related Topix: San Diego County, CA, Biology, Science

21 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery

Giant corals rapidly dissolving off Kauai

Underwater photographer and marine biologist Terry Lilley has been shooting video and taking photographs of dead and dying coral off Kauai's north shore, including Hanalei Bay.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science

Tue Jul 08, 2014

10News

Massive anchovy school spotted off La Jolla

A school of California anchovies so big it rivals anything seen off the San Diego coast in three decades was spotted off La Jolla by researchers with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, it was announced Tuesday.

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Related Topix: La-Jolla, CA, La Jolla (San Diego, CA), La Jolla Pharmaceutical, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Oceanography, Science, Biology, UC San Diego

Environmental News Network

Oceanic litter is widespread

Litter is now found in even the most remote areas of the oceans, say scientists trying to understand how much rubbish is lying at the bottom of Europe's seas.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Bradenton.com

Cortez museum's collection tells fisherman's love affair with the sea

Part of Capt. Blake Banks' sea life collection. While working as a commercial fisherman, Banks became fascinated by all types of sea life.

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Related Topix: Cortez, FL, Palmetto, FL, Biology, Science, Sarasota, FL

The Daily News Journal

Despite more great white sharks, attacks on humans rare

A man and child view a display of a great white shark on the Manhattan Beach, Calif., Pier Sunday, July 6, 2014, one day after a swimmer was bitten by a great white shark off the Southern California beach city.

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Related Topix: Manhattan Beach, CA, Prison, Biology, Science, Los Angeles County, CA

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Despite more great white sharks, attacks on humans rare

Despite a growing population of great white sharks in U.S. waters, attacks on humans are "extremely uncommon," said Tobey Curtis, a shark researcher with NOAA.

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Related Topix: Prison, Manhattan Beach, CA, Biology, Science, Los Angeles County, CA

Journal and Courier

Despite more great white sharks, attacks on humans rare

Despite a growing population of great white sharks in U.S. waters, attacks on humans are "extremely uncommon," said Tobey Curtis, a shark researcher with NOAA.

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Related Topix: Manhattan Beach, CA, Biology, Science, Long Beach, CA, Los Angeles County, CA

CiteULike

Effects of competition and herbivory on interactions between a hard coral and a brown alga

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology , Vol. 271, No. 1. , pp. 25-39, doi:10.1016/s0022-0981 00040-0 To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

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CSIRO Publishing

Habitat and space use of an abundant nearshore shark, Rhizoprionodon taylori

S. E. M. Munroe A B D , C. A. Simpfendorfer B and M. R. Heupel B C A AIMS@JCU, Australian Institute of Marine Science and School of Earth and Environmental Sciences, James Cook University, Townsville, Qld 4811, Australia.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Aquaculture, Science, Ecology, Biology

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Philippines Today

NAST awardees call on young scientists to become country's next innovators

The National Academy of Science and Technology Awardees have given their advice to the young aspiring scientists on becoming the next outstanding innovators of the country.

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Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science

Thu Jul 03, 2014

RedOrbit

Scientists Working To Protect Australia's Great Barrier Reef

Australian scientists are studying degraded reefs off the Northwest Australian coast as the country marks a decade since a massive rezoning of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Biology, Science

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Noozhawk

In Remote Pacific Ocean, UCSB Researchers Study Manta Rays and Lagoons

Douglas McCauley, a new assistant professor in UC Santa Barbara's Department of Ecology, Evolution and Marine Biology , does fieldwork in one of the most isolated places in the world - Palmyra Atoll.

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Related Topix: Science, Ecology, Biology, UC Santa Barbara

Switched

Taking A Bite Out Of The Shark Suit

Sharks have been ruling the world's oceans for 400 million years. That's a couple hundred million years before Pangea busted up and the continents started slipping all around the globe! Sharks were on the scene way before the age of dinosaurs, birds or mammals, and long before humans appeared on the face of the earth to wreak havoc with every other ... (more)

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Related Topix: Biology, Woods Hole, MA

Mon Jun 30, 2014

EurekAlert!

New study: Ancient Arctic sharks tolerated brackish water 50 million years ago

Boulder associate professor Jaerlyn Eberle, left, and research colleagues collect ancient sharks teeth on Banks Island in the Arctic Circle.

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Related Topix: University of Colorado Boulder, University of Chicago, Global Warming, Biology, Science, Environment, University of Wyoming

Wed Jun 25, 2014

CiteULike

Why do juvenile fish utilise mangrove habitats?

Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology , Vol. 257, No. 2. , pp. 229-253, doi:10.1016/s0022-0981 00331-2 Three hypotheses to discern the strong positive association between juvenile fish and mangrove habitat were tested with field and laboratory experiments.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

Reuters

Warming oceans may shrink Florida stone crab supply

Researchers working with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration say warmer, more acidic oceans may reduce the number of stone crab hatchlings as the availability of the popular, pricey delicacy dwindles.

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Related Topix: Biology, Science, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL

Mon Jun 23, 2014

ETaiwanNews.com

Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium opens in Kenting

Taipei, June 23 The 3rd Asia-Pacific Coral Reef Symposium opened in Kenting on Monday with 500 scientists, government officials, and NGO representatives from 39 countries gathered to discuss the rising threat to the survival of coral reefs.

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Daily Kos

The Daily Bucket-Fishing like Kids

The Daily Bucket is a regular feature of the Backyard Science group. It is a place to note of any observations you have made of the world around you.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Biology, Science, US News, Liberal Political News

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