Plankton

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First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Hauppauge 5th Graders Study Marine Life

Bretton Woods Students Get Firsthand Look at Marine Lifein Long Island’s Great South Bay.BrettonWoods’ 5th grade students recently sailed on the “Yankee III” out ofthe Captree Boat Basin to study oceanographic and marine life. The studentslearned how ... [Published Hauppauge Patch - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Plankton, Species
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Snorkeling with the Manta Rays at the Sheraton Kona Resort Keauhou Bay

Manta RaysSnorkeling with the Manta Rays at the Sheraton KonaJudy BayliffManta rays are amazing and curious creatures. People are fascinated by their opposing nature of ominous looks, and sweet dispositions.The Sheraton Kona Resort on the Big Island of ... [Published Examiner.com - 7 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Striving to Achieve This in Your Project?

IRVINE, CA—Often sustainable solutions have a higher cost associated with them. However, if designed and engineered for what we call “dynamic performance”, the costs can be evaluated and reduced through a change in process or materials up front, during ... [Published GlobeSt.com - 16 hours ago]
First reported Oct 19 2014 - Updated Oct 19 2014 - 1 reports

Why is the U.S. Government Failing to Tackle Ocean Acidification?

The Government Accountability Office has issued a stark warning that the federal government has failed to fully implement a 2009 law that requires the United States to tackle the problem of ocean acidification.The report says that while a number of plans ... [Published Care2 - Oct 19 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Plankton combat Arctic warming

Australian, Brazilian, Norwegian and Spanish scientists have discovered that Arctic marine organisms are acting as a reservoir for carbon dioxide. The scientists believe that increased levels of ultraviolet B (UV-B) radiation support the capacity of Arctic ... [Published University World News - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Wikipedia: a professor's best friend

GLOBALAcademic reputation affects citation count Geoff MaslenAn academic’s reputation plays a key role in generating increases in a scientific paper’s citation count early in its citation life cycle, before a tipping point, after which his or her reputation ... [Published University World News - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 18 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 1 reports

Understanding the Process of Biological Magnification

DDT - A notorious pesticideOn June 14, 1972, DDT was banned in the US after it nearly wiped out several species of birds of prey. Of the numerous studies on harmful effects of dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane or DDT on the environment, one in particular ... [Published Buzzle.com - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

Monitoring reveals warmer Gulf of Alaska waters

Warmer than normal waters in the Gulf of Alaska surprised scientists who have studied the waters over the shelf south of Seward for the past 17 years. During a September cruise, the team found the upper 300 feet to be 1 to 5 degrees warmer than the September ... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

15 Times Squidward Said Exactly What You Were Thinking

We are all sarcastic green cephalopods. Oh, my aching tentacles. When you couldn't give two damns: Also, leave me alone forever. United Plankton Pictures / Nickelodeon Animation Studio / Via tumblr.com When people tried to play with your emoti ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Oct 17 2014]
Entities: Plankton
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Offshore Oil Rigs Are Turning Into Fish Condos

The 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill disaster in the Gulf of Mexico made us all a lot more wary of the environmental impacts of offshore oil exploration. But a recently published  study  in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences points to one ... [Published Discovery Channel - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Plankton and plants soaking up our emissions

Graham Lloyd provides even more reason to scorn the “science is settled” enemies of debate:[W]ith some… ... [Published Andrew Bolt - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 13 2014 - Updated Oct 13 2014 - 2 reports

What could I be? ... an energy specialist

Network education partner SRUC explains why a career in energy - whether it be as a farmer growing crops or a scientist working on an improved wave power, will make a valuable contribution to the sustainability of our planet.Energy is the most basic part ... [Published Herald Scotland - Oct 13 2014]

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"It finally puts to rest the position of this weird-looking group of animals" study researcher Diego Garcia-Bellido, an invertebrate paleontologist at the University of Adelaide in Australia and an honorary research associate at...
"And put one of those fingers on each hand up." -- priceless advice from one Marshall Mathers III
...According to news reporting from Evry , France , by VerticalNews journalists, research stated, "Sequencing of 16S rDNA polymerase chain reaction (PCR) amplicons is the most common approach for investigating environmental prokaryotic diversity, despite the known biases introduced during PCR. Here we show that 16S rDNA fragments derived from Illumina -sequenced environmental metagenomes (mitags) are a powerful alternative to 16S rDNA amplicons for investigating the taxonomic diversity and structure of prokaryotic communities."

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Hauppauge 5th Graders Study Marine Life [Published Hauppauge Patch - 5 hours ago]
Snorkeling with the Manta Rays at the Sheraton ... [Published Examiner.com - 7 hours ago]
Striving to Achieve This in Your Project? [Published GlobeSt.com - 16 hours ago]
Why is the U.S. Government Failing to Tackle Oc... [Published Care2 - Oct 19 2014]
Rapid shellfish toxins test may be soon available [Published Fish Information & Services - Oct 19 2014]
Plankton combat Arctic warming [Published University World News - Oct 18 2014]
Wikipedia: a professor's best friend [Published University World News - Oct 18 2014]
Understanding the Process of Biological Magnifi... [Published Buzzle.com - Oct 18 2014]
Penelope Umbrico's skewed digital vision [Published Los Angeles Times - Oct 18 2014]
Monitoring reveals warmer Gulf of Alaska waters [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 17 2014]
Watching wildlife in Norway’s north [Published Lonely Planet - Oct 17 2014]
Shellfish toxin test breakthrough [Published Tasmania Mercury - Oct 17 2014]
Eyeless Swimmer: Bizarre Primitive Animal Is Yo... [Published LiveScience.com - Oct 17 2014]
Photos: Strange, Eyeless Creatures from the Cam... [Published LiveScience.com - Oct 17 2014]
15 Times Squidward Said Exactly What You Were T... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Oct 17 2014]
Offshore Oil Rigs Are Turning Into Fish Condos [Published Discovery Channel - Oct 16 2014]
Federal Watchdog: U.S. Government Not Doing Eno... [Published Think Progress - Oct 16 2014]
Periodic Trends: Our own little shark week [Published Whit - Oct 16 2014]
UAF scientist to lead Arctic Marine Biodiversit... [Published Alaska Business Monthly - Oct 16 2014]
East Bay's Park It by Ned MacKay: New exhibits ... [Published Contra Costa Times - Oct 16 2014]
Reports from University of Evry Provide New Ins... [Published 4 Traders - Oct 15 2014]
Ecology studying life returning to former Custo... [Published Goanacortes.com - Oct 15 2014]
DFO Scientists Identity 'Blue Goo' on Beaches [Published VOCM - Oct 15 2014]
Jellyfish found in Wisconsin lake; no need to p... [Published Capital Times - Oct 15 2014]
Big blubber jellyfish invade Gold Coast waters [Published MyGC.com.au - Oct 15 2014]
Writhing 'Alien Sea Monster' with 100 Arms Caug... [Published International Business Times India - Oct 15 2014]
Plankton and plants soaking up our emissions [Published Andrew Bolt - Oct 14 2014]
Crab catch prompting questions [Published Keep Me Current - Oct 14 2014]
Federal Watchdog Faults Government for Failure ... [Published Noodls - Oct 14 2014]
What is this bizarre writhing ‘alien’ sea monst... [Published Metro.co.uk - Oct 14 2014]
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15 Times Squidward Said Exactly What You Were T... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Oct 17 2014]
We are all sarcastic green cephalopods. Oh, my aching tentacles. When you couldn't give two damns: Also, leave me alone forever. United Plankton Pictures / Nickelodeon Animation Studio / Via tumblr.com When people tried to play with your emoti ...
Federal Watchdog: U.S. Government Not Doing Eno... [Published Think Progress - Oct 16 2014]
In this Jan. 15, 2010 file photo, a sea otter is seen in Morro Bay, Calif. From sea otters to blue whales, marine mammals are under stress from climate change, ocean acidification, hunting and other threats. CREDIT: AP Photo/Reed Saxon The federal ...
Plankton and plants soaking up our emissions [Published Andrew Bolt - Oct 14 2014]
Graham Lloyd provides even more reason to scorn the “science is settled” enemies of debate:[W]ith some… ...
Kalahari’s Sleeping Sands Awaken [Published Ecology Global Network - Oct 13 2014]
Sleeping sands of the Kalahari awaken after more than 10,000 years, as overgrazing leaves desert’s red dunes blowing in the African wind Without grasses to anchor the dunes in place, their sand grains blow in the wind. Credit: Paolo D’Odorico Kala ...
25 Devastating Effects Of Climate Change [Published Clusterstock - Oct 11 2014]
The world is getting warmer and that's already causing disasters that will devastate lives and cost hundreds of billions of dollars. Those problems are only getting worse, as shown by recent reports from the United Nation's Intergovernmental ...
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