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Climate drives new era in Arctic sea

Originally Published by BBC News – Science & Environment

Changes in the Arctic Ocean are so profound that the region is entering what amounts to “a new era”, according to Norwegian scientists.

Power Outages Plague Nepal

Originally Published by NASA Earth Observatory

Darkness descended on much of Nepal after a powerful earthquake rattled the country’s already stressed electrical grid.

Seafloor sensors record possible eruption of underwater volcano

Originally Published by Earth & Climate News — ScienceDaily

If a volcano erupts at the bottom of the sea, does anybody see it? If that volcano is Axial Seamount, about 300 miles offshore and 1 mile deep, the answer is now: yes.

Embryo editing sparks epic debate

Originally Published by Nature News and Comment

Invasive lionfish discovered in Brazil

Originally Published by Nature News and Comment

Lionfish have overwhelmed ecosystems in the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean over the past three decades, eating or out-competing native species in what has been called the worst marine invasion ever. Now the fish seem to have extended their range to South America.

8th Annual Global Day of Conversation Will Focus on Coastal Cities

 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Aerial view of Ocean City, Maryland. Image Credit: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Hidden lives of Chernobyl’s wildlife

Originally Published by BBC News – Science & Environment

Scientists’ camera traps offer a snapshot into the secret lives of wildlife inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone.

Seaweed Farms in South Korea

Originally Published by NASA Earth Observatory

Along the southern coast of the Korean peninsula farming doesn’t always happen on land.

Vast magma reservoir found hiding beneath Yellowstone park

Originally Published by New Scientist

A massive chamber holding enough magma to fill the Grand Canyon more than 11 times over is hiding beneath the steaming volcanic system of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming.

Pacific Walrus and Coastal Alaska Native Subsistence Hunting: Considering Vulnerabilities from Ocean Acidification

By Katya Wassillie
Eskimo Walrus Commission

Melissa Poe
University of Washington

An Ocean Way of Life

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