Plastics: A Threat to our Oceans


Can we monitor the plastics problem effectively with ocean observation systems? In order to fully explore means for detection, monitoring and quantifying plastics, a comprehensive strategy is needed.

Mentorship Lessons learnt from being part of Bumblebee, a student-driven engineering project from the National University of Singapore

EarthzineAutonomous Underwater Vehicles, Mentorship, Original, Student Competitions, Themed Articles

Team Bumblebee is a student-driven engineering project from the National University of Singapore, building Autonomous Marine Vehicles for international robotics competitions. This article discusses mentorship lessons learnt while being involved with this student organization.

Earthzine Is Back to Deliver Fourth Year of Live Coverage from OCEANS

Brandy Armstrong2018 Monthly Focus Topic, Oceans

The theme at the OCEANS 2018 Charleston conference is “Healthy Oceans, Resilient Coasts, Robust Commerce…Strong Nations.” The October 22-25th, 2018 event is sponsored by the Marine Technology Society (MTS) and the IEEE Oceanic Engineering Society (OES) will include tutorials, workshops, technical demonstrations, townhalls, paper presentations, and panel discussions focused on protecting the ocean with modern technology, traditional knowledge and collaboration. OCEANS … Read More