Oceanography Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. Scientists Call for New Stewardship of the Deep Ocean: Earth's Last FrontierRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | UC San Diego

    ... and natural services for the planet at risk. Lisa Levin, a biological oceanographer at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, believes the vital functions provided by the deep sea-from carbon sequestration to nurturing fish stocks-are ...

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  2. Satellite Data Reveal Rapid Darkening of the ArcticRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | UC San Diego

    ... larger than previously estimated, according to researchers at UC San Diego's Scripps Institution of Oceanography. As the sea ice melts, its white reflective surface is replaced by a relatively dark ocean surface. This diminishes the amount of ...

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  3. A Darker Arctic is Making the Earth Warm FasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | Inhabitat

    A new study from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography reveals a troubling trend in the Arctic: as the planet warms and the ice caps melt , the Earth is losing its ability to reflect heat back into space.

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  4. Re-elect Fullerton to North Hampton ZBARead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | SeacoastOnline

    ... resources the town and Seacoast have to offer. My background includes a bachelor of science degree in oceanography/marine science from the University of New Hampshire, work at the Jackson Estuarine Marine Lab and the U.S. Geological Survey, Water ...

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  5. Australia's Perth Still Locked in Dry Spell, Sizzling Heat;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2014 | International Business Times

    ... to global warming. Lead researcher and climate scientists Ian Eisenman from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in A South Australian policeman offers a drink of water to a koala at the side of the road near Christies Beach on the outskirts of ...

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  6. Speakers announced for safety seminarRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Lifestyles

    ... programs. And he has written and administrated safety programs for companies. McNaughton holds a Ph.D in oceanography from the University of Hawaii. His specialty is in measuring the intercontinental transport of air pollution, and its effects on ...

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  7. If Yellowstone Could Talk, It Might Squeak. Blame The Helium.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2014 | GPB.org

    ... stable for that long." "This is very unusual," agrees David Hilton, a geochemist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, California. "It's producing a huge flux of helium." The only real practical applications of this discovery, ...

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  8. Morris Students' Unmanned Sailboat Lands in France 442 Days LaterRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... students there learned about "Educational Passages" from Dick Baldwin of Maine, a program that teaches about oceanography, earth science and geography , according to sustainableguernsey.info. Baldwin brought to them an unmanned sailboat weighing 36 ...

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  9. Arctic thaw significantly worsens global warming riskRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2014 | New Scientist

    ... warming it and causing even more melting . To measure the effect, Ian Eisenman of the Scripps Institute of Oceanography in La Jolla, California, and colleagues turned to data from NASA's CERES satellite . They found that the Arctic Ocean's albedo - ...

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  10. On the Transition from Profile Altimeter to Swath Altimeter for...Read the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | CiteULike

    ... Surface Water and Ocean Topography (SWOT), which will demonstrate the application of swath altimeter to both oceanography and land hydrology. This paper presents a brief introduction to the design of SWOT, its performance specification for SSH, and ...

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  11. Trigonometry Online Course Now at Educator.comRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | PRWeb

    Trigonometry online help now available at Educator.com. This course is in addition to 80+ subjects already available for high school, college, test prep, and professional subjects.

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  12. Ancient 400-yr-old Corals Off Western Australia's Pilbara...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | International Business Times

    The unusual heat events, which occurred in 2010-11 and 2012-13, seriously altered large reefs of staghorn and table corals stretching from the World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Marine Park to the Montebello Islands and the Dampier Archipelago.

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  13. Arctic marine mammals are ecosystem sentinelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Science Daily

    As the Arctic continues to see dramatic declines in seasonal sea ice, warming temperatures and increased storminess, the responses of marine mammals can provide clues to how the ecosystem is responding to these physical drivers.

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  14. Photophysiological responses of marine diatoms to elevated CO 2 and decreased pH: a reviewRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | CSIRO Publishing

    ... roles of cell size and trophic strategy in North Atlantic diatom and dinoflagellate communities. Limnology and Oceanography 58 , 254266. ) Growth and biochemical composition of the diatom Phaeodactylum tricornutum at different pH and inorganic ...

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  15. Long-running Jason-1 ocean satellite takes final bowRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2013 | Science Daily

    The curtain has come down on a superstar of the satellite oceanography world that played the "Great Blue Way" of the world's ocean for 11-1/2 years.

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  16. Cat parasite found in western Arctic Beluga deemed infectiousRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    University of British Columbia scientists have found for the first time an infectious form of the cat parasite Toxoplasma gondii in western Arctic Beluga, prompting a health advisory to the Inuit people who eat whale meat.

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  17. NOAA researcher says Arctic marine mammals are ecosystem sentinelsRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    As the Arctic continues to see dramatic declines in seasonal sea ice, warming temperatures and increased storminess, the responses of marine mammals can provide clues to how the ecosystem is responding to these physical drivers.

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  18. Measuring atmospheric riversRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2013 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... rivers tend to be most active winter through spring, which is why local researchers from Scripps Institution of Oceanography and NOAA, the National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration are climbing to new heights -- 45,000 feet up for the best ...

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  19. Japan releases bottled up 'genie' of warRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2014 | The Nation

    ... are impressive. These assets include the merchant marine, the ship-building industry, marine science education, oceanography expertise, maritime technology and maritime enforcement agencies like the coast guard. Like all other states, Japan needs ...

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  20. Between a rock and an artistic placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Western News

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