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  1. Public radio reporters illustrate the woes and future of groundfish industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Karp, director of the Northeast Fisheries Science Center, and Dr. Steve Cadrin, a professor of fisheries and oceanography at UMass Dartmouth's School for Marine Science and Technology. The sidebar begins with the bold question: "Who decides what is ...

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  2. Long-running Jason-1 ocean satellite takes final bowRead the original story w/Photo

    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. The successful joint NASA and Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales Jason-1 ocean altimetry satellite was decommissioned this week following the loss of its last remaining transmitter.

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  3. Berman, Bervoets certified as CMAS Dive InstructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Daily Herald

    Nature Foundation representatives Lucas Berman and Tadzio Bervoets recently became certified CMAS Dive Instructors, qualifying them to conduct dive training for youngsters as part of the Nature Foundation Snorkel Club and Junior Ranger Youth Programmes. Two dive instructors from the Netherlands, Jan and Marlies Groenhof, spent two weeks in the country instructing Berman and Bervoets on the technical aspects of using the CMAS method in giving dive instruction to new divers enabling young students to be given thorough and safety oriented dive education.

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  4. 'Speed Networking' Leads to UA Interdisciplinary ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | PressReleasePoint

    ... city to take temperature readings. She also is trying to figure out how to involve students from her fall 2015 oceanography class. "We hope people will participate in their governments when we are thinking about development," Russell said. "Also, we ...

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  5. Public radio reporters illustrate the woes and future of groundfish industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Karp, director of the Northeast Fisheries Science Center, and Dr. Steve Cadrin, a professor of fisheries and oceanography at UMass Dartmouth's School for Marine Science and Technology. The sidebar begins with the bold question: "Who decides what is ...

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  6. Dipole vortices in the Great Australian BightRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2014 | CSIRO Publishing

    ... review of the shelf-slope circulation along Australia's southern shelves: Cape Leeuwin to Portland. Progress in Oceanography 75 , 141. Nilsson, C. S., and Tildesley, P. C. (1986). Navigation and re-mapping of AVHRR imagery. In '1st Australian AVHRR ...

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  7. Rice space physics pioneer recognized by National AcademyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | PressReleasePoint

    The National Academy of Sciences today announced that Rice University Professor Emeritus Alexander Dessler has been awarded the prestigious Arctowski Medal in recognition of his outstanding contributions to the study of solar physics and solar terrestrial relationships. The medal, which is presented every two years, includes a $20,000 personal prize and a $60,000 institutional prize, which Dessler has designated to support Rice research in solar physics and solar terrestrial relationships.

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  8. Climate Forecast: More Southwest Droughts and Australian FloodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | National Geographic

    People living around the Pacific Ocean, including in parts of Asia, Australia, and western North and South America, should expect wilder climate swings in the 21st century. Extreme versions of El NiA o and La NiA a, the sibling Pacific weather patterns that can translate into torrential rains or searing droughts, will likely occur nearly twice as often-approximately once every decade-if greenhouse gases continue increasing on their current trajectory, an international team of scientists has concluded.

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  9. Incredible pictures show devil rays leaping out of the water and through the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... together and burst into the air in unison. Octavio, who is an assistant professor at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in California, said it is not known why the rays 'jump' out of the water. "You can wake up very early in the morning and ...

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  10. Climate Pushes Doomsday Clock Close to MidnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Truthdig

    ... from the stockpile." Richard Somerville, a board member and research professor at Scripps Institution of Oceanography , University of California, San Diego, said: "Efforts at reducing global emissions of heat-trapping gases have so far been entirely ...

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  11. Devil rays shooting up more than 10 feet into the air out of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Daily Mail

    ... of devil rays that leap out of the sea Mr Aburto, who is an assistant professor at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in California, said it is not known why the rays 'jump' out of the water. Common theories include that the rays jump to remove ...

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  12. Climate models disagree on why temperature 'wiggles' occurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | EurekAlert!

    ... on the new study were Wenhong Li of Duke's Nicholas School, and Shang-Ping Xie of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego. "Regions of Significant Influence on Unforced Global Mean Surface Air Temperature ...

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  13. Penn's Joshua Plotkin to receive 2015 Akira Okubo Prize for Mathematical BiologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Joshua Plotkin of the University of Pennsylvania has been named winner of the 2015 Akira Okubo Prize, awarded jointly by the international Society for Mathematical Biology and the Japanese Society... view more Joshua Plotkin of the University of Pennsylvania has been named winner of the 2015 Akira Okubo Prize, awarded jointly by the international Society for Mathematical Biology and the Japanese Society for Mathematical Biology. The award committee granted the award with "great enthusiasm," noting that, "Plotkin's research achievements belie his young age."

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  14. 'Women in Oceanography: A Decade Later' published by The Oceanography SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | EurekAlert!

    The Oceanography Society is pleased to announce publication of "Women in Oceanography: A Decade Later." This supplement to the December issue of Oceanography magazine reviews the progress that has been made over the last 10 years in addressing barriers to career advancement for women oceanographers and where further attention to this issue might still be needed.

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  15. 'Atmospheric rivers' could end California's droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Columbian

    ... a meteorologist who directs the Center for Western Weather and Water Extremes at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego. The storms, which flow like massive rivers in the sky, can carry 15 times as much ...

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  16. Hong Kong shores are all aglowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Journalgazette.net

    Eerie fluorescent blue patches of water glimmering off Hong Kong's seashore are magnificent, disturbing and potentially toxic, marine biologists say. It looks like algae and can act like algae.

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  17. Justice Ginsburg Will Receive Radcliffe Medal in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Harvard Crimson

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will receive the Radcliffe Medal this upcoming May in recognition of her advocacy for equality and justice. The Radcliffe Medal is presented annually to an individual who has made significant and effective contributions to change and progress.

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  18. Water isn't supposed to look like thisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | NEWS.com.au

    THE glow might look beautiful at first, but these fluorescent blue patches of water have an ugly and potentially toxic side. MUSEUM, you had one job: To take care of the 3300-year-old burial mask of Pharoah Tutankhamun.

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  19. RPS Group Plc (RPS) - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Study ReleasedRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | PR-inside.com

    ... The company's major consultancy services include environmental assessment, the management of water resources, oceanography, health and safety, risk management, town and country planning, building, landscape and urban design, surveying and transport ...

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  20. Blue glow of Hong Kong seas also disturbing0Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | WPTV Local News

    Eerie fluorescent blue patches of water glimmering off Hong Kong's seashore are magnificent, disturbing and potentially toxic, marine biologists say. It looks like algae and can act like algae.

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