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Sylvia Earle: Learn how human survival depends on a healthy ocean

Sylvia Earle: Learn how human survival depends on a healthy ocean | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Introducing the Wendy Schmidt Ocean Health XPRIZE. A $2 million competition to improve our understanding of ocean acidification.
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Anglefish!

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Freshwater angelfish have a number of interesting qualities as well. Many divers don’t know that freshwater angelfish breed for life. Females lay up to 1,000 eggs at a time. The pair shares in parenting duties, guarding the eggs and raising the young together. When one fish dies, the other will not breed again.

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Navy To Increase Sonar Testing Despite Signs That It Harms Marine Life

Navy To Increase Sonar Testing Despite Signs That It Harms Marine Life | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The U.S. Navy plans to increase sonar testing over the next five years, even as research it funded reveals that the loud noise could disturb marine life.
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Basking Sharks Injured by Marine Debris

Basking Sharks Injured by Marine Debris | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Three basking sharks have now been seen around the UK injured by marine debris. Make sure you dispose of your waste responsibly.
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30 new Antarctic marine species found | La Trobe University

30 new Antarctic marine species found | La Trobe University | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
La Trobe's Jan Strugnell part of global team discovering new species
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Marian Locksley's curator insight, December 11, 2013 9:47 AM

Bathysciadiid limpet (small round object in centre of the picture) feeding on the beak of a dead octopus. The species was found about 1,400 metres deep in Pine Island Bay. (Photo: Peter Enderlein) > see link

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WATCH: In 50 Years, There May Be No Fish Left To Catch

WATCH: In 50 Years, There May Be No Fish Left To Catch | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
A powerful video about how overfishing is decimating our oceans reminds us this week to pause and think twice about the seafood we eat.
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Species: 7 Parrotfish Facts

Species: 7 Parrotfish Facts | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
From the secret lives of parrotfish - find out where that perfect white-sand beach really comes from (and more interesting facts about this tropical reef fish).
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Deep Oceans May Be Storing Heat

Deep Oceans May Be Storing Heat | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
New research supports the theory that the deep ocean may be storing much of the heat climate scientists had expected to find in the atmosphere.
- 2013/11/24
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10 Alarming Facts About Overfishing

10 Alarming Facts About Overfishing | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Many people who decide to begin eating more responsibly, continue to eat fish or other sea animals. Unfortunately, fisheries and aquaculture are wreaking havoc on the oceans.
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Two Minutes on Oceans w/ Jim Toomey: The True Value of Our Oceans

2-minute PSA about the uncounted economic benefits of the oceans. Oceans are not just about the seafood industry. The ocean provides transportation, tourism ...
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Ocean acidification from Antarctica to Mount Vesuvius - Where do we go from here?

Ocean acidification from Antarctica to Mount Vesuvius - Where do we go from here? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Although it's not easy to imagine, the changes brought about by ocean acidification will undoubtedly reverberate through food webs, bringing extensive change to fisheries and aquaculture.
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The Top Five Ocean Stories of 2013

The Top Five Ocean Stories of 2013 | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
This year we've seen amazing footage of marine creatures, discovered how plastic works its way into the food chain, employed 3D printing to build new reefs, and more
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What You Eat Affects Our Oceans

What You Eat Affects Our Oceans | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The choices you make on land have a ripple effect on our ocean, lakes and waterways. But the good news is: positive change can be as simple as looking at what’s on your lunch or dinner plate.
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Stéphane Crémier's curator insight, December 22, 2013 2:41 AM

Il y a même une App pour se rappeler les choix de poissons ou crustacés à manger !

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Ming the Mollusc!

Ming the Mollusc! | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it

Did you know? Ming the Mollusc is the oldest animal, aged at 507 years old, and was killed by researchers when they opened it to better study it.

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Ask a science teacher: Why are the oceans salty?

Ask a science teacher: Why are the oceans salty? | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
The father of modern chemistry, Antoine Lavoisier, gave us the first definitive answer some two hundred years ago.
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Coral Reefs 101

Coral Reefs 101 | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Coral reefs offer endless exploration opportunities for divers. It’s fascinating to think that these underwater structures are made from calcium carbonate secreted by living corals that grow and transform over thousands of years.
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MIDWAY : This film should be seen by the entire world !

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This is a powerful video. We all have to step up and be responsible. It starts with one individual that is you! 

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Rising Seas - Interactive: If All The Ice Melted

Rising Seas - Interactive: If All The Ice Melted | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
Explore the world’s new coastlines if sea level rises 216 feet.
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Gray whale dies bringing us a message — with stomach full of plastic trash

Gray whale dies bringing us a message — with stomach full of plastic trash | All about water, the oceans, environmental issues | Scoop.it
July 29, 2013, a sperm whale was stranded on Tershelling, a northern island in the Netherlands. A rescue attempt was attempted, but unfortunately the whale died. A young adult at 13.5 meters was taken for a necropsy at the port of Harlington.
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East Africa Climate Change Network.'s curator insight, November 9, 2013 4:55 AM

Plastic Menance in the planet

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Option topic :Marine Environments and management