Oceanography Newswire

Oceanography Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Oceanography.

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  1. Largest Ship in Coast Guard Fleet Docks in San DiegoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NBC San Diego

    The Coast Guard Cutter Healy docked in San Diego on Saturday after a six-month maintenance period to pick up scientific equipment for its next mission to the Arctic. "One of the reasons we pulled into San Diego is one of our partners is here - one of our longstanding partners - the Scripps Institute of Oceanography."

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  2. 4 NOAA: 40 percent of Lake O covered in harmful algae bloomRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Palm Beach Daily News

    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration estimates 40 percent of Lake Okeechobee is now covered in a harmful blue-green algae bloom that multiplied quickly in the past two weeks.

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  3. N.S. hopes to boost offshore oil exploration with $12-million for researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | 680News

    Nova Scotia has committed millions of dollars to encourage offshore exploration, hoping to bring billions more in oil riches - even as ecologists say the cash would be better used to counter carbon emissions. "There is value for us, there is tremendous work being done in the offshore, and we're going to be world leaders in the oceans," MacLellan said during a news conference at the Bedford Institute of Oceanography.

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  4. Playground for giant manta rays discovered in the Gulf of MexicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | TreeHugger

    ... why a recent discovery by a graduate student at the University of California San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography is making waves. The student, Josh Stewart, was on his first dive at the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary in ...

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  5. World's first known manta ray nursery discovered off the Texas coast, scientists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Fox News

    ... first known manta ray nursery. Joshua Stewart, a marine biology graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego, worked with experts from NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries to make the ...

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  6. Rare giant manta ray nursery discovered off Texas coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Fox News

    ... And marine scientists are excited. Biologist Joshua Stewart, a doctoral candidate at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego, noticed several juvenile mantas ( Mobula birostris ) while conducting research at Flower Garden Banks National ...

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  7. First Known Nursery for Baby Manta Rays Discovered Off the Texas CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | LiveScience

    ... And marine scientists are excited. Biologist Joshua Stewart, a doctoral candidate at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in San Diego, noticed several juvenile mantas ( Mobula birostris ) while conducting research at Flower Garden Banks National ...

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  8. Heading to the beach? Get ready for thick, slimy seaweedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    ... than the 2015 record, according to an analysis by scientists at the University of South Florida's Optical Oceanography Laboratory. Caribbean newspapers are filled with news of rotting seaweed carted away in trucks, dead dolphins and ruined tourist ...

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  9. Peter Beck: Space economy is open for businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... technology development to build space-based applications for use in agri-technology, climate change modelling, oceanography and structural planning. We have burst the door open on a new space era and this country can be at the forefront. Not just of ...

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  10. County college offers summer enrichment programsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | The Township Journal

    ... previous years. Offered July 30 – Aug 2, Mon-Thurs, 12:30 pm– 3:30 pm, cost is $139. • NEW Oceanography (9 to 14 years old) Come and explore the vastness of the ocean from sandy shore to unexplored abyss in Super Science for ...

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  11. New International Trailer: Statham v Shark In "MEG"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Dark Horizons News

    Following two trailers back in April, a new Asian market trailer is out for the giant prehistoric shark film "The Meg" is out and offers a bunch of new footage. Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Cliff Curtis, Rainn Wilson, Ruby Rose, Robert Taylor, Jessica McNamee, Masi Oka and Winston Chao co-star in the film in which an expert deep sea rescue diver is recruited by a visionary Chinese oceanographer to save the crew of an international undersea observation program from a 75-foot-long shark known as a Megalodon.

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  12. Woman, scientist, climate advocate: Can you be all three?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Grist Magazine

    ... she is known for much more than her work as a research associate at the University of Washington's School of Oceanography. To her allies, the single mother is a passionate advocate for climate action and social justice whose voice reaches far beyond ...

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  13. Scientists discover world's first known manta ray nurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | SlashGear.com

    A group of researchers led by Ph.D. candidate Joshua Stewart from Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego and scientists from the NOAA Office of National Marine Sanctuaries have discovered what they say is the first known manta ray nursery in the world. The manta ray nursery was discovered at the Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary off the coast of Texas in the Gulf of Mexico.

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  14. Why Great White Sharks Hang Out in Warm WhirlpoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | National Geographic

    New research on famous white sharks Mary Lee and Lydia shows the giant fish spend a surprising amount of time in warm oceanic eddies. Foremost among the many questions that remain: Where do they spend most of their time, and what guides their enigmatic movements? Why do adults often head to the open ocean , far from the prey-rich coasts where they spend much of their youth? New research helps shed light on both questions.

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  15. World's first known manta ray nurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Science Daily

    Located in the Gulf of Mexico off the coast of Texas at NOAA's Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, the juvenile manta ray habitat is the first of its kind to be described in a scientific study. A graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego and colleagues from NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries have discovered the world's first known manta ray nursery.

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  16. Scripps graduate student discovers world's first known manta ray nurseryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | EurekAlert!

    A research team led by Ph.D. candidate Joshua Stewart identifies a manta ray nursery in the Gulf of Mexico VIDEO: Scripps Institution of Oceanography graduate student Joshua Stewart recently discovered the world's first known manta ray nursery ground in the Flower Gardens National Marine Sanctuary in the Gulf of Mexico.... view A graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego and colleagues from NOAA's Office of National Marine Sanctuaries have discovered the world's first known manta ray nursery.

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  17. James Hansen wishes he wasn't so right about global warmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Telegram

    ... a tad, which would reduce warming nearly two-tenths of a degree Fahrenheit, said the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Jeff Severinghaus.) Hansen also predicted a certain number of days of extreme weather - temperature above 95 degrees, freezing ...

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  18. Exploring Earth's Ecosystem Carbon FlowRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Space Ref

    ... platforms. The research vessels, the R/V Revelle and R/V Sally Ride, operated by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, will sail west 200 miles into the open ocean. From these seaborne laboratories, researchers ...

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  19. NASA, NSF plunge into ocean 'Twilight Zone' to explore ecosystem carbon flowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | North Texas e-News

    ... platforms. The research vessels, the R/V Revelle and R/V Sally Ride, operated by the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, will sail west 200 miles into the open ocean. From these seaborne laboratories, researchers ...

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  20. Great white sharks dive deep, new researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Dear Kitty

    Summary: Tracking data from two great white sharks reveals that they spend more time deep inside warm-water eddies, suggesting that's where they like to feed. It's always good to know where great white sharks are likely to be swimming.

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