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Jellyfish

Story - January 16, 2014

6 February 2014 – Jellyfish: a global perspective – Mike Blackett  Jellyfish have gained notoriety over recent decades. Outbreaks of jellyfish have been increasingly reported around the world, causing economic loss for a range of...
GPS Station, Lake Ellesworth

Story - December 11, 2013

The webinar will be broadcast Thursday, December 12, 2013 11:00 AM EST (8:00 AM PST). Register for the seminar at www.oceanmysteries.net. Registration is required. This is part of Blue Marvel Series - there is no charge. A Probe for Measurement and...
Breakfast Club

Story - December 4, 2013

On the 16 January 2014 the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton (NOC) will be hosting the next in its series of Marine Manufacturer’s ‘Breakfast Club’ meetings.  At this Breakfast Club meeting Kevin Forshaw will be...
The first Discovery

Story - November 12, 2013

Gwyn Griffiths, former chief technologist at the National Oceanography Centre, presented a webinar on A Century of Discovery: How Three Research Ships Named "Discovery" Unveiled the Ocean's Mysteries.  More information about the...
Belt transects monitoring the population of wild Pacific oysters in Blue Lagoon, Poole Harbour

Story - November 8, 2013

9 January 2014 – Pacific oysters on the south coast of England – Stephanie Deane Pacific oysters, Crassostrea gigas, are an aquaculture success story.  Nationally 1356 tonnes were produced during 2009 with an estimated first...
Free dive

Story - October 17, 2013

7 November 2013 – Surviving in the world's hottest sea: corals of the Persian/Arabian Gulf – The Persian/Arabian Gulf is the hottest sea on the planet and yet it contains thriving coral reef ecosystems. The majority of...
All Saints Church, Dunwich – before and after 100 years of coastal erosion

Story - October 11, 2013

5 December 2013 – ‘Britain's Atlantis’ – Dunwich, Suffolk – Coastal Erosion, Archaeology and Ultra-high resolution sonar imaging – The town of Dunwich on the coast of Suffolk has nearly all been...
Remains of U-boat abandoned on the Kentish Marshes in 1921

Story - September 19, 2013

3 October 2013 – Shipwrecks: the English climate and the English landscape – Climate change and recycling are nothing new, and both played their part in destroying ships and revealing or preserving their remains in unexpected...
The Challenger Society for Marine Science

Story - September 3, 2013

A vision for sustained observations of the marine environment is the subject of an open meeting later this month. On  Tuesday 17 September the Challenger Society for Marine Science, in collaboration with the Scientific Committee on Oceanic...
Launching Isis ROV

Story - September 3, 2013

5 September 2013 – Robots in the Ocean: How technology is changing the way we measure our oceans by Maaten Furlong  The world’s oceans are vast, and the difficulty in measuring them remotely makes their study extremely...

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