Other News

This section covers all other topics ranging from important marine scientists to offshore energy developments.

Lobsters: A Love Story

Written by on February 14, 2017 in Other News
Lobsters: A Love Story

“C’mon you guys. It’s a known fact that lobsters fall in love and mate for life.”

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WMO recognizes new world record wave height

Written by on December 21, 2016 in Other News, Physical Oceanography
WMO recognizes new world record wave height

The World Meteorological Organization has established a new world record wave height of 19 meters (62.3 feet) measured by a buoy in the North Atlantic.

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Holidays Under the Sea

Written by on December 16, 2016 in Other News
Holidays Under the Sea

Need inspiration for a holiday-themed ocean lesson or event?

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Jellyfish Soup: a beautiful, underwater, conservation-themed dance

Written by on November 16, 2016 in Other News
Jellyfish Soup: a beautiful, underwater, conservation-themed dance

Check out this behind-the-scenes look at the stunning Jellyfish Soup photoshoot!

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Diving Beyond Disabilities

Written by on November 14, 2016 in Other News, Spotlight
Diving Beyond Disabilities

If you have a physical disability, diving may never cross your mind, but a new nonprofit wants to help get everyone in the water.

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Happy Halloween!

Written by on October 31, 2016 in Other News
Happy Halloween!

From bat rays to goblin sharks, lots of marine life is ready to go trick-or-treating!

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Reducing shark consumption good for sharks, good for human health

Written by on September 12, 2016 in Other News
Reducing shark consumption good for sharks, good for human health

Researchers found high concentrations of toxins linked to neurodegenerative diseases (like Alzheimer’s and ALS) in the fins and muscles of 10 shark species.

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MoJo Day in California!

Written by on August 15, 2016 in Editor's Choice, Other News
MoJo Day in California!

1,200 miles, 96 days, 15 counties, 2 hikers, 1 incredible adventure. This is the story of how August 4th came to be known as “MoJo Day”.

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Follow Your Fish Step 5: Eating California Market Squid in California

Written by on July 25, 2016 in Other News
Follow Your Fish Step 5: Eating California Market Squid in California

It’s not easy to find locally-caught California market squid that has never left California…

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5 Scientifically Accurate Things About Finding Dory

Written by on July 20, 2016 in Other News
5 Scientifically Accurate Things About Finding Dory

There were undeniably some creative liberties taken by the writers, but there are still some great factual take-home messages in the Finding Nemo sequel.

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