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It’s World Ocean Day — Join In The Climate Action & Protect Three-Quarters Of The…

World Ocean Day is observed on Saturday, June 8. It’s a tradition that the United Nations started celebrating in 2008, as managing ocean ecosystems for resilience is essential to a flourishing human population and global biodiversity. Towns and cities and organizations across the globe are commemorating World Ocean Day with … [continued]

ChatGPT & DALL-E generated panoramic image of a Caribbean underwater view with a coral reef being printed by a large 3d printer

From Bones To Reefs: Pioneering Coral Conservation

Recently I hosted Professor Amy Wagoner Johnson, a US materials scientist who is leading a global research project on coral reef restoration on my podcast Redefining Energy – Tech. In the theme of providing transcripts of presentations I’m giving in various places for people who prefer the written word, this is … [continued]

"NOAA Ocean Explorer: Pacific Deep Reefs 2011 Exploration: Mission Summary" by NOAA Ocean Exploration & Research is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0.

Rising Ocean Temperatures Are A Threat To Human Survival

Scientists tend to focus on the levels of carbon dioxide and methane in the atmosphere as the causes of global heating. Yet most of the excess heat added to the environment since the start of the Industrial Revolution has been absorbed by the ocean, which covers 70% of the planet. … [continued]