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Oceans Warm More Quickly Than Suspected: Study
Science & Tech  (tags: climate change, US, researchers, ocean, temperatures, warmed, Australian, US, climate models )

LL
- 2133 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The world's oceans have warmed 50 percent faster over the last 40 years than previously thought due to climate change, Australian and US climate researchers reported Wednesday. Higher ocean temperatures expand the volume of water, contributing to a rise
Extreme Life Found a Mile Below Seafloor
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, technology, study, geobiology, discovery, environment, ocean, prokaryotic cells, archaea family )

J.
- 2157 days ago - livescience.com
The newly-discovered life likely gets its energy from methane. It thrives in 111 million-year-old rocks, enduring temperatures between 140 to 212 degrees Fahrenheit (60 to 100 degrees Celsius). In this extreme environment, life is relatively sparse.
Narwhals More at Risk to Arctic Warming Than Polar Bears
Science & Tech  (tags: climate, environment, whales, global warming, ocean )

Dee
- 2186 days ago - usatoday.com
WASHINGTON -- The polar bear has become an icon of global warming vulnerability, but a new study found an Arctic mammal that may be even more at risk to climate change: the narwhal.
Study Sees An Advantage for Algae Species in Changing Oceans
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, ocean, algae, acidic )

Jan
- 2193 days ago - nytimes.com
Contrary to expectations, a microscopic plant that lives in oceans around the world may thrive in the changing ocean conditions of the coming decades, a team of scientists reported Thursday.
Corals Flourish at ''Nuked'' Atoll
Science & Tech  (tags: science, study, ocean, coral, Bikini Atoll, atomic bomb )

Jan
- 2196 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
A recent international survey of the 1.2-mile-wide (2-kilometer-wide) crater, created in 1954 by the impact of the most powerful atom bomb ever detonated by the U.S., shows that some coral species have bounced back.
Researchers Uncover the Source of An Almost 2 Billion Year Delay in Animal Evolution
Science & Tech  (tags: research, science, scientists, study, environment, animal, atmosphere, atmospheric, Earth, evolution, life, molybdenum, ocean, oxygen, oxygenated, oxygenation )

J.
- 2217 days ago - ncl.ac.uk
An international team of biogeochemists who took part in the study provide independent confirmation that there was a major delay in the oxygenation of the ocean & appears that availability of molybdenum may have played a crucial role in animal evolution.
Saturn Moon May Have Hidden Ocean
Science & Tech  (tags: Saturn's moon, Titan, ocean, science, discovery )

Klarabell
- 2221 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Saturn's moon Titan may have a deep, hidden ocean, according to data published in the journal Science.
Giant Ocean Eddy Shadows Sydney
Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, technology, scientists, environment, ocean, satellite, water )

J.
- 2223 days ago - csiro.au
Scientists say a giant ocean eddy swirling in the Tasman Sea is compelling evidence that the ocean is not the constant, unchanging water mass it has long appeared.
Solar and Pedal Powered Green Boat for a Luxurious Weekend
Science & Tech  (tags: Solar Energy, Boats, Pedal Powered Boats, Ocean, Environment )

Pooja
- 2224 days ago - ecofriend.org
The boat has a wide deck wherein you can relax with your family and friends, and you can even take a sun bath. It gives you both exercise and when done with that, you have the option of solar panel energy that can be used.
University of Southern California Awarded $3.9M for Lab Under the Sea
Science & Tech  (tags: geobiology, research, science, study, evolution, technology, investigation, ocean, environment, geomicrobiology )

J.
- 2243 days ago - usc.edu
An associate professor& her colleagues will drill at a site below the Atlantic seabed near Bermuda through sediments that have accumulated over seven million years & what they reveal about the co-evolution of Earth and life,in a decade long investigation.
The Dead Zones
Science & Tech  (tags: dead zone, water, ocean, global warming, toxic, crab, fish migration )

Ben
- 2256 days ago - blogmyway.org
Graveyards of crabs and the ghost towns under the ocean where no fish, the residents, can be found. Team of scientists used underwater vehicle and they captured images of vast amount of dead crabs littered parts of the west coast of the United States. T
Evolution Running In Reverse
Science & Tech  (tags: evolution, ocean, environment )

Ben
- 2262 days ago - blogmyway.org
A poisonous plant of the past that was once flourished 2.7 billion years ago, hard to spelled and pronounced Lyngbya majuscula, has overrun the ocean where once flourished by normal algae and advanced forms of ocean life. The plant was so poisonous that
Lost City Pumps Life-Essential Chemicals at Rates Unseen at Typical Black Smokers
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, environment, interesting, news, research, science, study, environment, ocean, hydrothermal vents, black smoke, lost city )

J.
- 2271 days ago - whoi.edu
Detection of these organic building blocks from a non-biological source is possible evidence in the quest to understand the origin of life on this planet & other solar bodies.Black smokers are so named because it can appear as if smoke billows from them.
A Difficult Youth Is a Good Thing for a Fish
Science & Tech  (tags: environment, study, research, science, marine biology, evolution, ecology, habitat, bluehead wrasse, ocean )

J.
- 2274 days ago - ia.ucsb.edu
The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology (EEMB) at UC Santa Barbara,want to know where the young of many marine organisms are coming from and going to, and what factors determine whether they survive.'
Judge Imposes Stricter Rules on Navy to Protect Marine Life
Science & Tech  (tags: dolphins, marine life, ocean, protection, protecting animals, whales, environment, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, Navy, California, federal judge )

Kristy
- 2298 days ago - nytimes.com
A federal judge has ordered the Navy to adopt stringent new safeguards intended to improve protection of whales and dolphins during its sonar training exercises off Southern California.
 

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