Ocean Exploration News

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Global carbon dioxide growth in 2018 reached 4th highest on record (NOAA)
Global carbon dioxide growth in 2018 reached 4th highest on record (NOAA)
Publ.Date : Wed, 27 Mar 2019 09:20:45 -0400

Did you know? Plainfin midshipman fish spend three months obsessively protecting, cleaning and caring for its young. (UnderwaterTimes.com)
Did you know? Plainfin midshipman fish spend three months obsessively protecting, cleaning and caring for its young. (UnderwaterTimes.com)
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:38:55 -0500

New research: Krill found to contribute to the mixing of ocean water (Phys.org)
New research: Krill found to contribute to the mixing of ocean water (Phys.org)
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:34:53 -0500

20-million-year-old tusked sea cow is Central America's oldest marine mammal (NSF.gov)
20-million-year-old tusked sea cow is Central America's oldest marine mammal (NSF.gov)
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:32:30 -0500

Nitrogen fixation is surprisingly high in coastal waters and may play a larger role than expected in carbon dioxide (CO2) uptake (ENN.com)
Nitrogen fixation is surprisingly high in coastal waters and may play a larger role than expected in carbon dioxide (CO2) uptake (ENN.com)
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:29:05 -0500

Climate change may affect ecological interactions among species. (ScienceDaily)
Climate change may affect ecological interactions among species. (ScienceDaily)
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Feb 2019 07:25:04 -0500

Hidden in the seabed of the ocean are clues to what's happening to the seas and the climate on a global scale. (Phys.org)
Hidden in the seabed of the ocean are clues to what's happening to the seas and the climate on a global scale. (Phys.org)
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:45:52 -0500

There Are 'Superbug' Genes in the Arctic. They Definitely Shouldn't Be There. (LiveScience)
There Are 'Superbug' Genes in the Arctic. They Definitely Shouldn't Be There. (LiveScience)
Publ.Date : Mon, 28 Jan 2019 14:38:33 -0500

Florida recreational fishing survey improves data collection for Gulf red snapper (NOAA)
Florida recreational fishing survey improves data collection for Gulf red snapper (NOAA)
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:45:43 -0500

Dolphins have best friends but also shun those outside their clique (NewScientist)
Dolphins have best friends but also shun those outside their clique (NewScientist)
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:43:41 -0500

HIGH SURF WARNING: Monster Waves Continue to Batter the West Coast. (LiveScience)
HIGH SURF WARNING: Monster Waves Continue to Batter the West Coast. (LiveScience)
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:42:26 -0500

A new model of ice friction helps scientists understand how glaciers flow. (ScienceDaily)
A new model of ice friction helps scientists understand how glaciers flow. (ScienceDaily)
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Dec 2018 08:40:01 -0500

Dead sea lions are washing up on Puget Sound shores — with bullet holes (UnderwaterTimes)
Dead sea lions are washing up on Puget Sound shores — with bullet holes (UnderwaterTimes)
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:49:13 -0500

New insight into ocean-atmosphere interaction and subsequent cloud formation from organic compounds (Phys.org)
New insight into ocean-atmosphere interaction and subsequent cloud formation from organic compounds (Phys.org)
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:46:39 -0500

Greenhouse gas levels have reached new record highs, experts warn that without rapid cuts climate change will have increasingly destructive and irreversible impacts. (NewScientist)
Greenhouse gas levels have reached new record highs, experts warn that without rapid cuts climate change will have increasingly destructive and irreversible impacts. (NewScientist)
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:38:13 -0500

Corals and the microbes they host evolved together adding fresh insight to the fight to save the Earth's embattled coral reefs. (ScienceDaily)
Corals and the microbes they host evolved together adding fresh insight to the fight to save the Earth's embattled coral reefs. (ScienceDaily)
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:32:15 -0500

Experts to discuss new federal climate change assessment report for the U.S. (NOAA)
Experts to discuss new federal climate change assessment report for the U.S. (NOAA)
Publ.Date : Mon, 26 Nov 2018 08:28:34 -0500

50 percent of Earth's rain, snow and ice each year falls in the 12 wettest days (LiveScience)
50 percent of Earth's rain, snow and ice each year falls in the 12 wettest days (LiveScience)
Publ.Date : Wed, 21 Nov 2018 09:25:34 -0500

World Tsunami Awareness Day was November 5 #TsunamiDay (NOAA)
World Tsunami Awareness Day was November 5 #TsunamiDay (NOAA)
Publ.Date : Mon, 05 Nov 2018 10:21:21 -0500

A surfer who survived a great white shark attack plans to keep the tooth that lodged into his battered board (UnderwaterTimes)
A surfer who survived a great white shark attack plans to keep the tooth that lodged into his battered board (UnderwaterTimes)
Publ.Date : Mon, 22 Oct 2018 08:55:33 -0400