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Huge Toxic Algal Bloom Shuts Down West Coast Fisheries
Science & Tech  (tags: Algae Bloom, Ocean, Pacific, Northwest )

Judy
- 467 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Scientists are calling the current algal bloom, which stretches from central California to Alaska, "unprecedented." The conditions this year are sort of a window to the future, they're a sign of things to come.
An Underwater Volcano Has Been Spewing Lava Off Oregon's Coast All Week - Business Insider
Science & Tech  (tags: Oregon, Portland, undersea volcano, lava, eruption, ocean )

Kathryn
- 516 days ago - businessinsider.com
PORTLAND, Ore. (Reuters) - An undersea volcano about 300 miles (480 km) off Oregon's coast has been spewing lava for the past seven days, confirming forecasts made last fall and giving researchers unique insight into a hidden ocean hot spot
Why This Great White Shark Has Fans and Followers Around the World | Public Radio International
Science & Tech  (tags: science, scientists, NewTechnology, tech, technology, research, Great White Sharks, Ocean, Lydia )

Cat
- 659 days ago - pri.org
I think this is wonderful. I have a girl crush. Her name is Lydia and she's gorgeous.But here is the thing about my girl crush; she could crush me. She's a 2,000-pound, 14-foot-long Great White Shark.
Citizen Science: You Can Help Researchers Track Kelp Forests
Science & Tech  (tags: citizen science, ocean, kelp forests, satellite images, tutorial )

Joyce
- 710 days ago - care2.com
Researchers want to monitor kelp forests and need citizen scientists for the Floating Forests project. Individuals can look at satellite images and highlight the green stains created by kelp forests, drawing out a topography of kelp.
New Deep-Sea Animal Species Look Like Mushrooms But Defy Classification
Science & Tech  (tags: evolution, animal, dendrogramma, mushrooms, species, ocean, animals, discovery, research, science, scientists, study )

Lone
- 756 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
A handful of strange mushroom-shaped animals discovered in the deep sea off Australia in the 1980s have finally been named by scientists.
Confirmed: F-1 Engine Salvaged From Ocean Floor Is From Apollo 11 Rocket
Science & Tech  (tags: space, ocean, Apollo 11, research, scientists, science, news, discovery, nasa, humans, history )

Carrie
- 1167 days ago - arstechnica.com
Recovery of anything from three miles beneath the ocean's surface is a significant achievement, of course, but the very rocket engines that flew humans to their first lunar landing are obviously of particular historical importance.
Apollo Moon Rocket Engines Raised From Seafloor By Amazon CEO
Science & Tech  (tags: space, nasa, discovery, science, Apollo, rocket engines, ocean )

Giana
- 1286 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Long thought to be lost forever on the ocean floor, massive engines that launched astronauts to the moon more than 40 years ago have been recovered by a private expedition led by the founder of Amazon.com.
The Arctic Ocean Diaries: Dispatch No. 5
Science & Tech  (tags: ocean, Arctic, climate change, research, study, scientists, science, environment, investigation )

JL
- 1445 days ago - motherjones.com
journey aboard the the US Coast Guard icebreaker Healy, following a team of scientists who are investigating how a changing climate might be affecting the chemistry of ocean and atmosphere in the Arctic.
Tracked for the First Time: The Incredible 4,500-Mile Atlantic Ocean Journey of Tiny Turtles as Young as Four Months Old
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Atlantic Ocean, Wild Turtles, Animals, Ocean )

Nancy
- 2030 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Scientists have lifted the lid on an incredible 70-day journey that wild turtles, some younger than six months old, take for the first time.
Pluto May Host An Ocean
Science & Tech  (tags: Pluto, Science, Study, Space, Ocean )

Nancy
- 2108 days ago - news.discovery.com
Freezing, distant Pluto seems an odd place to look for oceanfront real estate, but if a new computer model is correct, the dwarf planet harbors a sizeable pool of liquids beneath its thick icy shell.
Ocean-Bottom Dwelling 'Archaea' Micro-Organisms Found to Recycle Dead Peers
Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, research, ocean, bottom, micro-organism, archaea, dead bodies, recycle, extreme environment, hot spring, cell membranes, Japan, JAMSTEC )

Naoko
- 2151 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Micro-organisms called "archaea" that live deep sea at the bottom of the ocean use the bodies of their dead peers in building their own bodies, researchers at the Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology have discoverd.
EcoAlert: NASA Infrared Image of Igor's Potential Violence
Science & Tech  (tags: NASA, ecoalert, infrared, temperature, ocean, storm )

Sophie
- 2205 days ago - dailygalaxy.com
NASA satellites provide infrared images to forecasters that show temperature, and today's imagery of powerful Hurricane Igor showed the storm's perfect form and the warm ocean waters around it that are keeping it fueled.
Google Earth Adds Ocean Exploration to Android App
Science & Tech  (tags: Google Earth, ocean, Android App, software, mobile, techmology )

Anna
- 2227 days ago - treehugger.com
Google Earth's ocean layers are incredible, and the company has made the feature of their much loved software mobile -- Google Earth 1.1 for (of course) Android has just added their oceans layer. You can zoom around the sea floor,
Andrea Doria Bridge Bell Is Recovered From Famed Shipwreck By N.J. Divers
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, ocean, oceans, Andrea Doria, scuba divers, deep sea diving, Massachusetts, MA, ships, ship, shipwreck )

Carol
- 2283 days ago - nj.com
As they scoured the muddy depths of the Atlantic Ocean, New Jersey divers Ernest Rookey and Carl Bayer were hoping for a bathroom tile, or some other small memento to remember their journey 240 feet below the surface to the famed wreck of the Andrea Doria
Top World Water Network Developments
Science & Tech  (tags: ocean, world water, network, blog, reference, web2.0 )

Cynthiaj
- 2367 days ago - marisys.com
Argos, a worldwide tracking and environmental monitoring program, monitors one of the largest international buoy networks. Over 3000 buoys in this network collect data about the worlds' ocean and changes in its environment.
 

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