Month: March 2010

Underwater Exploration in the Caribbean


This video is awesome! See how the Center for Marine and Environmental Studies from the University of Virgin Islands and the Coral Reef Conservational Program from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) explores the bathymetry of the Caribbean sea and links this to fish spawning aggregations. Credits for this video is given entirely to:

Marejada Magazine Vol.2, num.1 (spanish version)


Marejada, is the new marine bulletin of the Sea Grant program of the University of Puerto Rico (PSGUPR). It is being published twice a year. It’s objective it to offer a volume of educational information directed to promote the programs mission: which is to watch for the sustainable development of the coastal and marine resources

Detectives in Antarctica


Detectives in Antarctica: USF Scientists on the trail of global warming and a missing silverfish. Summary: Dr. Joseph Torres, a University of South Florida marine biologist and a St. Petersburg resident, is the chief scientist on a National Science Foundation expedition to Antarctica to research the dramatic decline of a key player in the food

NCAS Newsletter Summer Edition


Updated NCAS activities and student accomplishments (including mines) 😉 National Center for Atmospheric Sciences Newletter, Volumen 1, Issue 3 (click above link to download newsletter)

Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification


This groundbreaking NRDC documentary explores the startling phenomenon of ocean acidification, which may soon challenge marine life on a scale not seen for tens of millions of years. The film, featuring Sigourney Weaver, originally aired on Discovery Planet Green. (Youtube.com) Acid Test: The Global Challenge of Ocean Acidification