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Never Missing an Opportunity, Ship of Opportunity That Is, to Collect Carbon Dioxide Data

Monday, August 11, 2014

Never Missing an Opportunity, Ship of Opportunity That Is, to Collect Carbon Dioxide Data

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the words carbon dioxide? Is it the ocean? In this day and age, it should be. The ocean absorbs about one fourth of the extra carbon dioxide in the air that is released through human activity, according to a researcher at Scripps Institution of Oceanography.

NOAA Open House Opens Seattle's Eyes to Marine Science and Technology

Friday, July 12, 2013

NOAA Open House Opens Seattle's Eyes to Marine Science and Technology

NOAA held an Open House on June 14 at its Seattle Sand Point campus. Four tours were offered that focused on different aspects of NOAA’s mission: Marine Mammal Science - featuring the bone collection; Fisheries Surveys – showing off the net loft; Physical Science – focusing on ocean engineering, the dive center, and the weather forecasting floor; and a Shoreline Restoration walk emphasizing the connection between aquatic environments and our everyday lives.

Hydrologic Dashboard Tool Washes Out Storm Uncertainties

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Hydrologic Dashboard Tool Washes Out Storm Uncertainties

Inspiration struck with the large storm that hit Duluth, Minnesota in October of 2005. The flooding that ensued after this unexpected event caught many off guard, so University of Wisconsin Sea Grant’s David Hart hired several graduate students to create an online tool that would show where and how the storm affected the area, and provide insight to similar events in the future. 
Gathering around the weTable

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Gathering around the weTable

The Nintendo Wii has made its way into municipal meetings — and not for attendees to play a game of virtual baseball.

Learning Science the SOS Way: Science On a Sphere® Celebrates 10 years

Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Learning Science the SOS Way: Science On a Sphere® Celebrates 10 years

Science on a Sphere® gives visitors a chance to walk around the world to observe the changes on our planet.

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