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3 hrs ago | The Summit Daily News
When: Friday, March 7; 6:30-7:15 p.m. children's talk, 7:30-8:30 p.m. community talk It may seem out of place for a world-renowned oceanographic department to be part of a research institute situated in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, hundreds of miles from the ocean, but studying the world's major bodies of water is more than just mapping ... (more)
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7 hrs ago | Center for American Progress
Kathryn Sullivan, the first American woman to walk in space and the new administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, gestures as she speaks in Norman, Oklahoma, on December 15, 2011.
9 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times
Some of director Wes Anderson's Hollywood collaborators are becoming just as essential to the filmmaker's cosmos as saturated color palettes and Futura font are to his aesthetic.
10 hrs ago | Ventura County Reporter
Despite the recent wet weather, Ventura and California as a whole are still facing major water woes.
14 hrs ago | Truthdig
Global warming could have dramatic consequences for ocean circulation in the Antarctic, according to new research in Nature Climate Change.
In Madrid a couple of years ago, I was interviewed for Spanish newspapers. When I later ran the text through Google Translate, I got a shock: I was referred to repeatedly as "he".
A new diving suit will allow oceanographers to explore the underwater world up to four times deeper than today's most advanced compressed air gear.
The "Narragansett Rune Stone", a seven-foot long sandstone bearing mysterious symbols that some believe to be Runic characters, currently lies dormant at the URI Graduate School of Oceanography following revelations that the necessary tests that would determine the inscription's origins would require damaging the stone.
Felicia Whitmore, a member of the Washington Conservations Corps, spreads mulch at Raab's Lagoon, one of several county-sponsored conservation projects to improve the health of Quartermaster Harbor.
Full of people in transit, university campuses are often places of comings and goings - and, increasingly, visitors from around the world.
"Development of an advanced global ocean prediction system has been a long-term Navy interest," said Dr. Gregg Jacobs, head, NRL Ocean Dynamics and Prediction Branch.
A new report issued by the U.S. Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office ranked programs at UC San Diego as the two best in the country for algal biofuels research, including Scripps Institution of Oceanography as top in the nation.
A year ago the Explorers Club recognized director James Cameron with its coveted Explorers Medal during its annual dinner in New York City.
Researchers and educators from the University of Georgia's Skidaway Institute of Oceanography and Marine Extension are creating an education program focused on autonomous underwater vehicles , also called gliders or underwater robots.
The view of Earth's ocean bottoms, for example, on Google Earth or some other global map gives you the impression we have the seafloors completely charted.
This winter, NCF Science & Stewardship Research Technician/Field Supervisor Kelly Omand has been working with two students from the UMass Boston "Nantucket Semester" program that links in with our local UMass Boston Nantucket Field Station , on a focused research project in Squam.