Plankton

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Name: Plankton
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Nature's Advocate, Sentence by Sentence Over a Lifetime

The following is excerpted from an essay written in 1973 by the author and taken from his soon-to-be-released collection of nature essays published by Lyons Press. The book is called On Nature and it features Mr. Hoagland’s signature essays spanning his ... [Published Vineyard Gazette - 7 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Genetically altered glowing flower on display in Tokyo

Video: Oct. 30 2014Just in time for Halloween, a glowing flower goes on display in Tokyo. Instead of sorcery and magic, its creators used science to genetically modify the flower, adding a naturally fluorescent plankton protein to its genetic mix ... [Published Globe and Mail - 8 hours ago]
Entities: Tokyo, Plankton, Protein
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

Warming Sooner Solved By Science Than Politics

In a diplomatic failure of global proportions, the average CO2 concentration in the earth's atmosphere climbed an extraordinary 2.9 parts per million to 396 ppm in 2013, which is faster than any year since 1984. This comes from the World Meteorological ... [Published Hartford Courant - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

A veteran teacher's blog on putting policy into practice

Original blog post in  Education Week's  Teaching While Leading blog by Phylis Hoffman.This weekend I'm getting ready for the twelfth week of instruction, in my twenty-first year of teaching. I have experienced many things during the last twenty-one years ... [Published Educators 4 Excellence - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

100% of the world’s power could be supplied by renewables by 2050

Even though wind power uses up to 14 times more iron, the world wins on a switch to low-carbon energy.A global low-carbon energy economy could actually double electricity supply by 2050, while also reducing air and water pollution, according to new research. ... [Published Impact Lab - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 1 reports

40 Years of the World's Best Microscope Photos

2013 Winner: Wim van Egmond,Micropolitan MuseumRotterdam, The NetherlandsSubject: Chaetoceros debilis (marine diatom), a colonial plankton organismTechnique: Differential Interference Contrast, Image StackingMagnification: 250x 2013 Winner: Wim van E ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Work with shelf life bay learning opportunity

Young stingray and crab give students on the MArine Science Floating Lab the answers to marine life cycles in the SAn Diego Bay. Life beneath the floating boat on the waves stay the local students' stars in their field trip work.San Diego Office of Education's ... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Are you ready for a close up?

This is the 40th year that camera maker Nikon has held its Small World competition, which seeks the best magnified images melding science and art. Last year, freelance photographer Wim van Egmond won first place for this magnified image of marine plankton ... [Published CNN - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 26 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Season of Flavours

Thu 6 Nov 2014Thirteen iconic Stellenbosch wineries will get together on Thursday 6 November from 17h00 – 21h00 for the inaugural pop-up event “Season of Flavours” at the beautiful Longridge Wine Estate with the Helderberg mountain as a backdrop.Participating ... [Published wine.co.za - Oct 26 2014]
Entities: Winemaker, Plankton, Organic
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

Day in pictures 24 hours of news images: 27 October

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.Winners soak up applause at the World Beard and Moustache Championships in Portland, Oregon The Brazilian President, Dilma Rousseff, celebrates her re-election. ... [Published BBC - Oct 27 2014]
First reported Oct 27 2014 - Updated Oct 27 2014 - 1 reports

In Florida, a water-pollution warning that glows at night

By and Darryl Fears ,COCOA, Fla. — Karen McLaughlin normally carries a flashlight for her nighttime kayak trips along Florida’s Banana River to spot any alligators resting on the banks. But these days, it’s the river itself that glows in the dark.“It’s ... [Published Washington Post - Oct 27 2014]
Entities: Algae, Red Tide, Plankton
First reported Oct 25 2014 - Updated Oct 25 2014 - 1 reports

Arctic UV Boosts Plankton Production

Increasing ozone depletion in the Arctic and the 24-hour sunlight of its summer days have a surprising effect on plankton activity, new research suggests.Instead of reducing plankton photosynthesis, as in the Atlantic, Mediterranean and Southern Ocean ... [Published Maritime Executive - Oct 25 2014]

Quotes

"When you see that movement, you fall in love," Moreno said in a statement . "I thought, 'Wow, that is amazing. I can't believe what I'm seeing. This is something very, very beautiful.' I hope now it can inspire others as much as it has inspired me to learn about science, to look closely and notice something truly amazing."
...Science and Technology, they explain how they found that the extra copper harms lugworms' sperm, meaning that their young fail to develop properly: "Larval survival was reduced by 24% when exposed to both OA [ocean acidification] and copper combined, compared to single OA or copper exposures."
Describing the appeal of this pass time, one student of the Foreign Trade University in HCM City, said, "I just came across the sport on the internet one day. I found it interesting, so I started a group."
...When I looked at what my district wanted for the math assessment all I could say was, "Would it really be so hard for them to ask a group of second grade teachers to come together and design the assessments?"

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Nature's Advocate, Sentence by Sentence Over a ... [Published Vineyard Gazette - 7 hours ago]
Genetically altered glowing flower on display i... [Published Globe and Mail - 8 hours ago]
Rare Look Inside Tiny Mouth Wins 'Small World' ... [Published LiveScience.com - 8 hours ago]
Genetically altered glowing flower on display i... [Published Reuters Video: Technology - 8 hours ago]
Flash: Why – and how – to eat mussels [Published The Durango Telegraph - 10 hours ago]
A Sea Full of Trash: Tackling the Plastic Problem [Published Care2 - 10 hours ago]
Lugworms suffer toxic impact of acidifying oceans [Published Ecologist - 14 hours ago]
Review: K1 Micro filter media from Evolution Aqua [Published Practical Fishkeeping - 16 hours ago]
Meet Nathan Sears - Natural resources manager, ... [Published Wicked Local Orleans - 16 hours ago]
How clean is our drinking water? [Published Asian Journal - 19 hours ago]
Warming Sooner Solved By Science Than Politics [Published Hartford Courant - Oct 29 2014]
Social News 30/10 [Published VietNamNet Bridge - Oct 29 2014]
Pike poisoning under way in Soldotna [Published Homer News - Oct 29 2014]
Feds weigh Genesee River cleanup study [Published Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - Oct 29 2014]
A veteran teacher's blog on putting policy into... [Published Educators 4 Excellence - Oct 29 2014]
100% of the world’s power could be supplied by ... [Published Impact Lab - Oct 29 2014]
40 Years of the World's Best Microscope Photos [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 29 2014]
The Arctic This Week October 29 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - Oct 29 2014]
Spoooooooky science [Published St. Albert Gazette - Oct 29 2014]
Work with shelf life bay learning opportunity [Published Examiner.com - Oct 28 2014]
California fishery managers try to curb spiny l... [Published Press-Telegram - Oct 28 2014]
Ohio biologists encouraged by 2014 Lake Erie ha... [Published Morrow County Sentinel - Oct 28 2014]
Bed A and Bed B are people! [Published McKnight's Long Term Care News - Oct 28 2014]
A High-Level View of the Importance of Forage Fish [Published The Pew Charitable Trusts - Oct 28 2014]
Faculty Research Lecture: Scientist reconstruct... [Published UC Davis - Oct 28 2014]
Long An strives to protect Lang Sen Wetlands Re... [Published VietnamPlus - Oct 28 2014]
Are you ready for a close up? [Published CNN - Oct 28 2014]
No Strain, No Gain: Filter Feeding Mantas [Published Noodls - Oct 28 2014]
Algae bloom killed 95 percent of fish at Lake V... [Published KOBTV New Mexico's NBC News - Oct 27 2014]
Distal transport of hydrothermal dissolved iron... [Published PNAS - Oct 27 2014]
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The Arctic This Week October 29 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - Oct 29 2014]
The Arctic This Week October 20 - 26, 2014 By Kevin Casey , Maura Farrell , Doris Friedrich , Seth Myers and Caitlin Del Sole , October 29, 2014 courtesy: UN/Mark Garten Welcome and thanks for joining us this week! This month, we asked our readers ...
Ocean Acidification Affecting More Sea Life [Published Ecology Global Network - Oct 27 2014]
By Alex Kirby Researchers in the UK have found evidence that a marine worm is being damaged by the increasing ocean acidification that was widely thought to imperil mainly shellfish and coral. The common lugworm, a popular bait used by anglers, faces ...
Biological Hazard - Pacific ocean - west - Phil... [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Oct 24 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20141024-45751-PHL Date / time: 24/10/2014 04:22:34 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: Pacific ocean - west Country: Philippines State/County: Western Visayas Location: Carles [South Gigante Island] Number of Deads: N/A Number ...
BH : Red Tide / Pacific ocean - west / Philippi... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Oct 24 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20141024-45751-PHL Date / time: 24/10/2014 04:22:34 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: Red Tide Area: Pacific ocean - west Country: Philippines State/County: Western Visayas City: Carles Description: Vice Governor ...
The Arctic This Week October 22 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - Oct 22 2014]
The Arctic This Week October 13 - 19, 2014 By Kevin Casey , Maura Farrell , Doris Friedrich , Seth Myers and Caitlin Del Sole , October 22, 2014 courtesy: rexct on flickr Welcome and thanks for joining us this week! Please consider making a ...
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