Oceanography Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. US Navy Transfers Research Vessel to Philippine NavyRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... in 1968. Since then, it has served the Office of Naval Research, been operated by Scripps Institute of Oceanography, and also played a role in the 1976 film King Kong. Melville will be received as the Philippine Navy's first dedicated research ...

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  2. Climate change made catastrophic coral bleaching 175 times more likelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Grist Magazine

    ... behind the increase in severity and frequency of bleaching events," said David Kline , a Scripps Institution of Oceanography coral reef scientist who wasn't involved with the new analysis. "But this is the smoking gun." The new findings suggest ...

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  3. Seahorses wash ashore in CoronadoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | KESQ-TV Palm Desert

    ... many people attribute to El Nino," said Leslee Matsushige, curator of the Birch Aquarium Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Matsushige said warmer waters in the equatorial Pacific Ocean, caused by El Nino, bring many unexpected tropical species ...

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  4. Global warming could deplete the oceansa oxygen levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | The Peninsula

    ... expand in the future as the upper ocean warms and becomes more stratified," wrote the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Ralph Keeling and two colleagues in 2010. But what's new about the current study is the use of a sophisticated climate change ...

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  5. Large Swaths Of The Pacific Ocean May Actually Suffocate In Just 15 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Switched

    It should come as no surprise that human activity is causing the world's oceans to warm, rise and acidify. While ocean deoxygenation is well established, a new study led by Matthew Long , an oceanographer at the National Center for Atmospheric Research , finds that climate change-driven oxygen loss is already detectable in certain swaths of ocean and will likely be "widespread" by 2030 or 2040.

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  6. One of Titan's Strange Seas is Pure MethaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Space.com

    ... on its floor, the scientists said. "It's a marvelous feat of exploration that we're doing extraterrestrial oceanography on an alien moon," Cassini scientist Steve Wall, with NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif., noted in the press ...

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  7. Pittsfield: Museum, garden club present talk by oceanographerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Berkshire Eagle

    Oceanographer David Gallo will give the talk "Deep Ocean, Deep Secrets: What Do the Oceans Mean to Us?" at 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 4, at the Berkshire Museum, presented in partnership with the Lenox Garden Club. Gallo is senior advisor for Strategic Initiatives at Columbia University's Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory, Center for Climate and Life.

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  8. Australia is getting a new climate research center. Here's why scientists are unhappy about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Mashable

    ... teaching us to set up spin off companies. This is CSIRO's metric now." John Church, a CSIRO senior fellow in oceanography, told Mashable via email that the new climate center will focus specifically on climate modeling, with some other ...

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  9. Global warming could deplete the oceans' oxygen levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | HeraldNet

    ... expand in the future as the upper ocean warms and becomes more stratified,' wrote the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Ralph Keeling and two colleagues in 2010. But what's new about the current study is the use of a sophisticated climate change ...

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  10. Robotic Laboratories Fan Out to Study the SeasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Scientific American

    ... in situ, and can ping results back to land via satellite. Rather than outsourcing the exploratory science of oceanography to robots, ESPs are expanding the reach and scope of where scientists are able to investigate. The ESP is the product of over 2 ...

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  11. Kathryn Sullivan's great adventuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Dalhousie News

    ... on campus, she delivered the annual student-organized Gordon A. Riley Memorial Lecture in the Department of Oceanography, took part in a coffee chat and panel discussion with Dal students and faculty about women in the sciences, and delivered a ...

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  12. 7 science projects powered by open source GISRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Red Hat Magazine

    ... can no longer keep up. Many of the applications of geographic tools are scientific in nature, from biology to oceanography to geology to climatology. Here are seven applications for geographic science that I'm excited about hearing talks on next ...

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  13. NASA's Cassini spacecraft examines Methane Sea on Saturn's moon TitanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Clarksville Online

    ... independently confirms this result. "It's a marvelous feat of exploration that we're doing extraterrestrial oceanography on an alien moon," said Steve Wall, Cassini radar team deputy lead. "Before Cassini, we expected to find that Ligeia Mare would ...

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  14. College notebook: USF institute gets new director, SPC grant to help students manage moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | St. Petersburg Times

    The Florida Institute of Oceanography in St. Petersburg has appointed Philip Kramer as its new director. He will replace Bill Hogarth , who has been the FIO director since 2011 and will retire in July.

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  15. Why scientists studying the ocean hope someone gets your message in a bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | The Raw Story

    The world's oldest message in a bottle recently washed up on the North Sea island of Amrum, in Germany. It was one of 390 such bottles placed in the ocean by scientist George Bidder back in August 1906.

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  16. Scientist offers hopeful look at climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Somerville, a distinguished professor emeritus and research professor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, will speak at U.C. San Diego Thursday about the prospects for turning the tide on the worst impacts of global warming. "This is not a gloom and doom issue," Somerville said.

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  17. Cassini flybys probe the depths of Titan's methane seaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Engadget

    ... the bottom of an extraterrestrial sea. "It's a marvelous feat of exploration that we're doing extraterrestrial oceanography on an alien moon," Steve Wall, the deputy radar lead for Cassini at NASA/JPL explained. "Titan just won't stop surprising ...

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  18. Coalition Of Scientists Takes Novel Approach To Grading Accuracy Of Climate Change CoverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Media Matters for America

    ... article, Climate Feedback may seek comments from experts in a variety of subjects including biogeochemistry, oceanography, climate variability, paleoclimatology, climate impacts on ecosystems, human health and beyond. Once an evaluation is ...

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  19. SeaWorld, Guy Harvey team up on ocean conservationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Seaworld Entertainment President and CEO Joel Manby traveled to Nova Southeastern University's Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography in Dania Beach to make the announcement. The partnership will further SeaWorld's mission to protect marine animals and their habitats and also create meaningful experiences for its theme park visitors, the company said.

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  20. Professional Development: Physical OceanographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Patch.com

    Wednesday, May 4 4:30 pm-6 pm 70 Water Street, Stonington, CT 06378 Learn about physical properties and dynamics influencing our coastal waters by collecting samples using our sampling tools including a Van Dorn Bottle and an Eckman Grab. Measure the quality of the water by determining density, temperature, salinity and dissolved oxygen, and analyze findings using the scientific method.

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