Oceanography Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. USCG Maple's 'tense' voyage through icy Northwest PassageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... information between the two vessels (the Maple had one researcher, Josh Jones, from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography), the Maple turned north to rendezvous with its true ice-breaking escort, the CCGS Terry Fox. Lt. Lisa Hatland aboard the ...

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  2. Singer/Songwriter Mary Fahl Set To Perform At City Vineyard's Voices on the HudsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 7 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Mary Fahl is an expressive, emotional singer/songwriter who first achieved fame as lead singer and co-founder of the mid-1990s NYC- based Folk-Chamber Pop group October Project. The hallmark of their sound was Mary Fahl's awe-inspiring power vocals over gorgeous melodies played with passion and sophistication.

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  3. Drones giving B.C. researchers new perspective on jellyfish populationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Globe and Mail

    Technology is allowing researchers in British Columbia to study blooms of jellyfish and their impact on the ocean in a whole new way. University of B.C. oceanography Prof.

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  4. Philippines' Duterte reneges on China deal, bans foreign research shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Daily Times

    MANILA: Philippinehas banned all foreign scientific research off the country's Pacific coast and told the navy to chase away unauthorised vessels, despite earlier allowing Chinese oceanographers to operate there. There was no clear explanation for the about-face by the mercurial Duterte, who has cultivated warm ties with China, ostensibly to attract loans and investments and lessen Manila's dependence on the United States.

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  5. Drones spot 'huge' populations of jellyfish as waters off B.C. coast warmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | North Shore News

    ... jellyfish could be starting to proliferate earlier in the season," says Brian Hunt, the UBC Hakai professor in oceanography, says in a university press release. This could "hugely impact the ecology of this area." Jellyfish - which don't have a ...

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  6. Finalists Announced for Worlds Leading Animal Conservation AwardRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 6 | PressReleasePoint

    Officials from the Indianapolis Prize today named the Wildlife Conservation Society 's Joel Berger and P. Dee Boersma as Finalists for the world's leading award for animal conservation. Berger and Boersma join conservation heroes Dr. Sylvia Earle, Dr. Rodney Jackson, Dr. Russell Mittermeier and Dr. Carl Safina in the running for the prestigious title of Indianapolis Prize Winner and an unrestricted $250,000 prize.

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  7. Dona t expect much more rain in California this season, expert says, based on 100 years of dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Pasadena Star-News

    A review of more than 100 years of rainfall records of major cities in California - including Los Angeles, San Diego, Santa Rosa, San Jose, Redding and Fresno - shows that none have ever finished the rainy season with normal rainfall totals after ending January with the amount of rain they've had so far this winter. In San Francisco, where rainfall records date back to 1849, the odds are only a little better.

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  8. Gonzaga Alumnus James Mccarthy Receives Tyler Prize for Environmental AchievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Newswise

    ... change," Julia Marton-Lefvre, chair of the Tyler Prize Committee, said Tuesday. A professor of biological oceanography who earned a bachelor's degree in biology from Gonzaga in 1966, McCarthy was honored for his pioneering research on marine ...

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  9. Conspiracy theorists go wild as MH370 search vessel goes missing for three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | National Post

    This undated handout picture released Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 by the company Ocean Infinity shows the vessel 'Seabed Constructor' which has been dispatched to the southern Indian Ocean to search for the wreckage of the missing plane, MH370. As if the mystery of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 wasn't mind-boggling enough, it has emerged that a vessel searching for the missing plane recently went missing itself, for three full days.

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  10. Report from Antarctica: Scripps scientist recalls the dangers and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Schutt, Scott VanBommel. This is was shot near Devil's Glacier. (Courtesy of James Day/Scripps Institution of Oceanography) There are moments when it's so quiet in the Antarctic it makes you feel as if time has stopped. Planetary scientist James Day ...

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  11. Blooming marvellous: drones give B.C. researchers new view of 'enormous' jellyfish clustersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | CBC News

    ... in British Columbia to study blooms of jellyfish and their impact on the ocean in a whole new way. UBC oceanography professor Brian Hunt and undergraduate student Jessica Schaub have been using drones to get a better picture of the size and ...

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  12. Judges named for 2018 Miami Boat Show Innovation AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Boating Industry

    ... cruising the Pacific on s/v Oddly Enough, a Peterson 44, ending up in Borneo. She has a background in physical oceanography and writes articles on meteorology, destinations, and sailboat maintenance for Cruising World, SAIL, Blue Water Sailing, and ...

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  13. Protect the neglected half of our blue planetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Nature

    Maintaining momentum is crucial as nations build a treaty to safeguard the high seas, argue Glen Wright, Julien Rochette, Kristina M. Gjerde and Lisa A. Levin. Lisa A. Levin is distinguished professor of biological oceanography at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California, USA.

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  14. Top US oceanographers share prestigious environmental 'Tyler Prize' on climate change workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 5 | EurekAlert!

    The 2018 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement - often described as the 'Nobel Prize for the Environment' - has been awarded to Paul Falkowski and James J. McCarthy, for their decades of leadership in understanding - and communicating - the impacts of climate change. "Climate change poses a great challenge to global communities.

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  15. News | Sasse Says Governor Raimondo's Bond Requests of $368.5 Are Too Rich for RIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Go Local

    ... to sustain and adapt facility infrastructure on the Narragansett Bay Campus to elevate the Graduate School of Oceanography into the first tier of oceanographic institutions by: Supporting the research and teaching mission of the university through ...

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  16. Philippines' Duterte flips on China deal, bans foreign research ships from country's coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | Silicon Alley Insider

    FILE PHOTO: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, wearing a military uniform, gestures as he attends the 67th founding anniversary of the First Scout Ranger regiment in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, north of Manila Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has banned all foreign scientific research off the country's Pacific coast and told the navy to chase away unauthorized vessels. The area of focus is Benham Rise, which the United Nations in 2012 declared part of the Philippines' continental shelf.

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  17. Philippinesa Duterte reneges on China deal, bans foreign research shipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 6 | The Indian Express

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has banned all foreign scientific research off the country's Pacific coast and told the navy to chase away unauthorised vessels, despite earlier allowing Chinese oceanographers to operate there. There was no clear explanation for the about-face by the mercurial Duterte, who has cultivated warm ties with China, ostensibly to attract loans and investments and lessen Manila's dependence on the United States.

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  18. Antarctica provides climate hintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Disaster News Network

    ... by tracked vehicles and, whenever the notorious local weather permitted, Twin Otter aircraft. As with all polar oceanography, getting to the ocean is often the most difficult part. In this case, we faced the complex task of melting a borehole, only ...

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  19. The worlda s oceans are losing their breathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | The Daily Democrat

    ... an international team of scientists including Lisa Levin, a biological oceanographer at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego, asserted in a new paper published Jan. 4 in Science. “Oxygen is fundamental to life in the ...

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  20. Daily Business Report-Jan. 30, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 30 | Uptown San Diego Examiner

    Atmospheric rivers are long, narrow bands of moisture that can deliver up to half of California's annual water supply in a matter of days. Scientists led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography, in partnership with NOAA's National Weather Service, are now on standby to intercept these storms headed to the West Coast over the Pacific Ocean and gather vital information on their characteristics as they fly through them.

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