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United We Fish! | Hakai Magazine

United We Fish! | Hakai Magazine | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Caught between depleted stocks, collapsing prices, and commercial trawlers, small-scale fishermen join forces to create new niche markets for their sustainably harvested product. Can they succeed?
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A Drone Start-Up Explores Underwater

A Drone Start-Up Explores Underwater | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
OpenROV, which builds submarine drone kits that they hope will become as popular as airborne drones, showcases the prototype of the latest version of its Trident submarine.
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Science Spoiler Alert: Finding Dory | Deep Sea News

Science Spoiler Alert: Finding Dory | Deep Sea News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
In which Dr. Milton Love ruins the magic behind Finding Dory with Science, but we love him anyways.
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'Horrific' First Amphibious Centipede Discovered

'Horrific' First Amphibious Centipede Discovered | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
This giant, venomous creepy-crawly is as comfortable swimming and walking underwater as it is on land, in a finding that surprised scientists.
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Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world

Fading fishermen: A historic industry faces a warming world | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
The cod isn't just a fish to David Goethel. It's his identity, his ticket to middle-class life, his link to a historic industry.
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SharkCam tracks great whites into the deep

SharkCam tracks great whites into the deep | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
On the first trip to study great white sharks in the wild off Guadalupe Island in 2013, the REMUS SharkCam team returned with an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) tattooed with bite marks and some of the most dramatic footag
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Wind-blown Antarctic sea ice helps drive ocean circulation

Wind-blown Antarctic sea ice helps drive ocean circulation | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Antarctic sea ice is constantly on the move as powerful winds blow it away from the coast and out toward the open ocean. A new study shows how that ice migration may be more important for the global ocean circulation tha
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Scientists now listening for whales in New York waters with real-time acoustic buoy

Scientists now listening for whales in New York waters with real-time acoustic buoy | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Scientists working for WCS's (Wildlife Conservation Society) New York Aquarium and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) now have an "ear" for the New York region's biggest "voices and singers"— the whales o
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6,000 Feet Under: Whale Sharks' Deepest Dives Detected

6,000 Feet Under: Whale Sharks' Deepest Dives Detected | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Scientists recently observed the deepest dives ever recorded in whale sharks, after successfully tagging sharks that became tangled in fishing nets.
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11-year-old shark bite victim describes attack

11-year-old shark bite victim describes attack | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Just two days after his encounter with a shark, Lamar, 11, is walking around on crutches.
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Scientists created zombie ‘Frankenturtles’ to discover why loggerheads are dying

Scientists created zombie ‘Frankenturtles’ to discover why loggerheads are dying | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Not just any turtle could help these scientists determine why loggerhead sea turtles are dying. They recruited a dead one.
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Build your very own CTD. Then kiss it and love it and call it George. | Deep Sea News

Build your very own CTD. Then kiss it and love it and call it George. | Deep Sea News | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Kersey Sturdivant deploying the openCTD in an estuary like a boss. OMG OMG OMG OMG, Andrew Thaler, Kersey Sturdivant and Russell Neches over at Oceanography
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Oil Spills and Corals Don’t Mix

Oil Spills and Corals Don’t Mix | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
by: Anna Kulow Like tropical rainforests, coral reefs’ unparalleled biodiversity is of great economic and ecological importance. Among branching elkhorn coral and vibrantly-colored sponges is an ec…
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Crumbling Ecosystem, Painful Memories Haunt Fishing Village

Crumbling Ecosystem, Painful Memories Haunt Fishing Village | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
In his project “Dulce y Salada,” Jorge Panchoaga examines a fragile community in Colombia as their environment and culture is threatened
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Seagrass a crucial weapon against coastal erosion

Seagrass a crucial weapon against coastal erosion | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A seagrass commonly found along WA's coast could be an important tool in a decades-long battle against erosion in Albany, a preliminary study by UWA has found.
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Less fish in the future Baltic Sea

Less fish in the future Baltic Sea | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
In the northern parts of the Baltic Sea both precipitation and river discharge are expected to increase as a result of climate changes. The increased river discharge will lead to a higher inflow of river-borne dissolved organi
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Humans are greater threat to sharks, not the other way around

Humans are greater threat to sharks, not the other way around | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Fans of Shark Week are sinking their teeth into a whole new slate of programming focused on one of the world's most fascinating predators. While Shark Week often delves into the sensational aspects of sharks, Florida Internationa
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Baby fish lose poisonous protectors in acidified oceans

Baby fish lose poisonous protectors in acidified oceans | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
A common close partnership which sees baby fish sheltering from predators among the poisonous tentacles of jellyfish will be harmed under predicted ocean acidification, a new University of Adelaide study has found.
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Aahhhhh! 5 Scary Shark Myths Busted

Aahhhhh! 5 Scary Shark Myths Busted | Soggy Science | Scoop.it
Sharks have a reputation (at least in popular culture) for being fearsome creatures, prone to attack with their sharp, scary teeth. But despite all the interest surrounding sharks, there are many misconceptions about these predators.
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World's first successful artificial insemination of southern rockhopper penguin

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