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There's “Earle,” named in honor of legendary oceanographer and National Geographic Society Explorer-In-Residence Sylvia Earle, who was the first female chief scientist of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and “Marden,” based on an archival type that's been digitally recut for a ...
At her book release party, playing and singing in front of her band, the Oceanographers, Lawson opened with one of Ocean's most widely known riffs, the chorus of Kanye West and Jay-Z's “No Church in the Wild.” Within a few bars, she and the band transitioned to Ocean's solo hit “Novacane.” After a verse ...

Not only that, but those marine heat waves are getting longer and more intense, Eric Oliver, a physical oceanographer at Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, told Seeker. “Basically, the time that an ecosystem is exposed to what would be warmer-than-average temperatures that might put it under stress at ...
Kate Stafford is an oceanographer at UW's Applied Physics Lab and the lead author of the study. KATE STAFFORD: My mind immediately goes to the differences between classical music, which is ordered - you have these nice phrases or movements - whereas if you think about jazz, there seems to be a lot ...
With the progression of the #MeToo movement, the University of Massachusetts has emphasized time and time again the necessity of exposing sexual harassment in all fields of academia, but especially those with a majority of men. Wednesday morning, Marcia McNutt, President of the National Academy of ...
“We went into this research project knowing it was high risk,” said Craig Lee, senior principal oceanographer at UW's Applied Physics Laboratory. “Adapting ocean glider technology to navigate and sample under ice shelves is completely new. This successful demonstration paves the way for collecting ...

First of all, as NASA oceanographer Gene Carl Feldman points out, "The water of the ocean is not blue, it's clear. The color of the ocean surface for the most part is ... Oceanographers monitor the ocean's color as doctors read the vital signs of their patients. Color seen on the ocean's surface reflect what's ...
Such a system could also help researchers to understand the spread of plankton blooms in the Arabian Sea and beyond in the decades to come, says Joaquim Goes, a biological oceanographer at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory in Palisades, New York, and leader of the modelling project.
It was named by Curtis Ebbesmeyer, a Seattle oceanographer known for his expertise in tracking ocean currents and the movement of cargo lost overboard, including rubber duck bath toys and Nike tennis shoes. The patch is now the target of a $32 million cleanup campaign launched by a Dutch teenager, ...
I am a jazz snob and proud of it. Indeed, I even agree with one of the greatest jazz snobs in the history of the art, late pianist Hank Jones (a member of the royal Jones family), that the word "jazz" does not properly capture the technical sophistication that's required to master this art, which, as a another jazz ...
Oceanographers have put a stethoscope on the coursing circulatory system of the Atlantic Ocean, and they have found a skittish pulse that's surprisingly ... “We're showing the shortcomings of climate models,” says Susan Lozier, a physical oceanographer at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, who ...
Legendary oceanographer and TED Prize winner Sylvia Earle will visit DeKalb on Thursday for an Egyptian Theatre screening of “Mission Blue,” a film looking at her personal mission to save the world's oceans. Earle will make brief remarks before the film's screening at 7 p.m. After the screening, she will ...
Teasing a potential climate change signal out of the observations could take time, in part because the natural swings in the system are so large, says lead author David Smeed, an oceanographer at the National Oceanography Centre in Southampton, UK, who is involved with RAPID. Researchers can't fully ...
The observed productivity of Pacific phytoplankton amid this nutrient imbalance has long puzzled oceanographers. Searching ... This informed the early-career oceanographer's understanding of the amount of nitrogen being taken up by phytoplankton, which are the basis of the ocean food web. "But I got to ...
This informed the early-career oceanographer's understanding of the amount of nitrogen being taken up by phytoplankton, which are the basis of the ocean food web. "But I got to the point where I said, 'Wait a minute – iron really is the thing,'" he said. "No matter how I baked the calculations, I could not ...
American oceanographer and explorer David Gallo will be the keynote speaker at Geneseo's two Commencement ceremonies May 12 in the Ira S. Wilson Ice Arena. The morning ceremony begins at 10 a.m.; the afternoon ceremony begins at 2 p.m.. Gallo is senior advisor for strategic initiatives and ...
In a new study published in the journal Trends in Ecology and Evolution, researchers revealed that giant sea creatures are swallowing large amounts of microplastic every day, which can pose a threat to their health, and possibly lead to the further decline of their population. Microplastic comes from ...

The 2018 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement will go to two biological oceanographers based in the United States: Paul Falkowski, a professor of Geological and Marine Science at Rutgers University in the U.S. state of New Jersey; and James J. McCarthy, professor of Biological Oceanography at ...
This is the theory of an oceanographer involved in the search for Air France flight 447, which crashed in the Atlantic Ocean in 2009. Australia's ABC news network yesterday reported David Gallo as saying that this was because of the depth, stillness and temperature of the waters in the ocean where the ...
With fires and mudslides wreaking mass devastation on portions of California, and epic hurricanes hammering the East Coast and parts of the South, obliterating the Puerto Rican electrical grid, it would be easy to believe the apocalypse is finally about to hit us all. One voice of reason amid the ...
Oceanographer Dr Peter McComb said rock ledge fishing and the crossing of bars by boat could become hazardous. "Not only are the swell waves forecast to become two or three times larger over the course of the day, we are likely to see the sudden arrival of groups of big waves, which can take people ...
In OCEANS: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford University, paper, $11.95), the oceanographer Dorrik Stow reminds us that waves are created when wind blows across the ocean, transferring energy to the water. This leads to a “state of random choppiness, building to larger but still irregular waves with no ...
"Over the next 100 years, the climate will warm as greenhouses gases increase in our atmosphere," says Andrew Barton, oceanographer and ... In 2015, Barton and a team of fellow oceanographers tracked environmental changes like temperature and salinity to approximate where phytoplankton will ...
Between weird phenomena like St. Elmo's fire and optical illusions like the Fata Morgana, it's no wonder that old-timey sailors were superstitious—weird stuff happens in the open ocean. In fact, scientists are still getting a handle on a phenomenon that goes against everything we know about the way the ...
“The Arctic shows no sign of returning to the reliably frozen state it was a decade ago,” said Jeremy Mathis, an oceanographer with the Pacific Marine Environmental Lab in Seattle. He was one of four scientists presenting the Arctic Report Card for 2017 at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical ...
Physical oceanographer Fiamma Straneo was at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for 18 years before joining the faculty of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego on July 1, 2017. She received a Laurea cum Laude (MSc) in physics from the University of Milan and ...
The oceanographer who found the Titanic has been inspiring and spooking people in his Reddit AMA. Sally Hall at ... Ballard is a National Geographic explorer-in-residence who has discovered many shipwrecks in his career, as well as being a successful oceanographer, and a retired US Navy officer.
UW oceanographer Jason Gobat and Pierre Dutrieux of Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University will deploy the drones from the ship during its 50-day polar science mission. The four Argo floats will be swept under the ice and won't be able to communicate with the scientists in Seattle until ...
She called in sick to work to go visit the school, where she met with Ashanti Johnson, a prominent black female chemical oceanographer who inspired ... a two-year postdoc at the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) working to establish references for oceanographers studying seawater pH.
Subduction provides a means for that food to come into contact with the subsurface ocean scientists think probably exists under Europa's ice. “If indeed there's life in that ocean, subduction offers a way to supply the nutrients it would need,” Johnson said. Subduction on ice. On Earth, subduction is driven ...
Dolphin tracking is traditionally done with boats or planes, but that's expensive, says study coauthor Kaitlin Frasier, an oceanographer at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, Calif. A cheaper alternative is to sift through seafloor recordings — which pick up the echolocation clicks that dolphins ...
Gallo is passionate about improving the interface between ocean scientists and policymakers and has participated in four international United Nations climate negotiations conferences. She has also collaborated with engineers to develop new instruments for studying deep-sea ecosystems, including an ...
Anna-Louise Reysenbach is searching the sea floor for clues about life on Earth and beyond. SHARE; TWEET. Becky Ferreira. Nov 29 2017, 7:30am. Rei Watanabe. Most people would probably be intimidated by the thought of stepping into a cramped submersible, diving a mile or two below the ocean ...
As climate change continues to occur, some of the strongest storms in American history have ravaged coastal cities. A record high of 60 inches ...
... of the currently most significant oceanographers with NASA, specialised in ... provided by NASA is a dream come true for an oceanographer.
Zooplankton are “the cows of the ocean,” says University of British Columbia oceanographer Brian Hunt. They gobble up the ocean's primary ...
“Going underneath the ice is risky enough that the chance of complete failure is reasonably high,” oceanographer Craig Lee said. “So then ...
The fate of a modern-day regatta exploring the seas is being followed by oceanographer James P. Manning at the NOAA Northeast Fisheries ...
Explorer and conservationist Philippe Cousteau is the grandson of the legendary oceanographer, Jacques Cousteau, who died in 1997.
"Our main advance is actually to understand how and why this water is so old," one of the team, oceanographer Ryan Holmes from the ARC ...
Scientists found traces of manmade fibres and plastics in the stomachs of sea creatures living at the bottom of the deepest ocean on Earth, in a ...
THEN: After the Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Exposition on the University of Washington campus, the Exposition's Tokio Cafe was converted into a ...
Progress and challenges in improving maritime safety and services, strengthening environmental protection and expanding ocean observing ...
Prince Albert II of Monaco lauded famed oceanographer Walter Munk Thursday for the centenarian's decades of scientific work and continued ...
Gallaudet credits his time at Scripps, first advised by oceanographer Jim Simpson, then later by underwater acoustician Christian DeMoustier, ...
And for the team of ten oceanographers at NOAA, lead by Dr Christopher Fox, who were left to piece the puzzle together, it was "baffling" and ...
What oceanographers do know about the interface of freshwater and ... Lisa Campbell, another oceanographer at Texas A&M, has received ...
“Walter Munk is a brilliant and world-renowned oceanographer but to San Diegans, he is also a warm, compassionate man who is committed to ...
Sylvia Earle, a legendary oceanographer, acclaimed environmental scientist, and champion for ocean conservation, will deliver the inaugural ...
Often called the world's greatest living oceanographer, Munk is known for inventing the science of wave forecasting with former Scripps director ...


 

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