Oceanography

Marine Policy Journal Refuses To Retract Article They Must Know Is Bogus

If the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), independent scientists, and fisheries experts all know a claim in an article is hopelessly flawed why would the journal Marine Policy dig in their heels, doing irreparable harm to the mari ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Nov 2 2018 - 4:20pm

East Asian Hot Boreal Spring Linked To Atlantic Sea Surface Temperatures

Changes in spring surface air temperature can vary widely and even impact socioeconomics in developing countries so it will be important to learn how to predict the variations of spring temperatures. However, the dynamics and predictability of East Asian ...

Article - News Staff - Jul 1 2019 - 11:23am

The Norwegian Sea Has...Fresh Water...and The Atlantic Ocean Has Even More

The salty ocean is the last place you'd expect to find fresh water but a remote-controlled vehicle deployed from the research vessel G.O. Sars found, collected and measured just that during a Norwegian Sea expedition in 2017.  The Norwegian Sea is nea ...

Article - News Staff - Aug 28 2019 - 12:54pm

420 Million Years Ago, Oxygen Depletion Caused A Mass Extinction That Out Wiped 23 Percent Of All Marine Animals

Late in the prehistoric Silurian Period, around 420 million years ago, a devastating mass extinction event wiped 23 percent of all marine animals from the face of the planet. For years, scientists struggled to connect a mechanism to this mass extinction, ...

Article - News Staff - Aug 30 2019 - 4:35pm