A Dissolving Future for Coral Reefs

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The latest findings suggest that ocean acidification by carbon dioxide may already be eroding reefs worldwide, and provide a crucial proof for a novel monitoring system tracking erosion on U.S. reefs.

Following the C: A Quick Introduction to Tracking Ocean Carbon

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With the rise in atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide (CO2), carbon‰Ûªs role in ocean chemistry and biology is being augmented. New tracking and modeling techniques help to reveal how a changing atmosphere may impact the oceans. Carbon plays a leading role in ocean chemistry and biology, a role currently augmented by rising atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide (CO2). Tracking the … Read More

NOAA‰Ûªs Chief Scientist Charts Course Toward a New Blue Economy

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An emerging blue economy supported by sustained and robust ocean observations may offer new opportunities and help answer questions about a changing environment. Dr. Richard Spinrad is a busy fellow. As the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration‰Ûªs (NOAA) first chief scientist in 18 years, he‰Ûªs a man on a mission. Spinrad attends conferences, goes to meetings on Capitol Hill, speaks … Read More

NOAA’s Chief Scientist Charts Course Toward a New Blue Economy

EarthzineOriginal, Socioeconomic Benefits 2016

An emerging blue economy supported by sustained and robust ocean observations may offer new opportunities and help answer questions about a changing environment. Dr. Richard Spinrad is a busy fellow. As the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) first chief scientist in 18 years, he’s a man on a mission. Spinrad attends conferences, goes to meetings on Capitol Hill, speaks … Read More

Live From MTS/IEEE Oceans ‘15

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Earthzine is attending and providing updates from the Oceans ’15 conference in National Harbor, Maryland, near Washington, D.C., from Oct. 19-22.

Live From MTS/IEEE Oceans ‰Û÷15

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Earthzine is attending and providing updates from the Oceans ‰Ûª15 conference in National Harbor, Maryland, near Washington, D.C., from Oct. 19-22.