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Tales from the Field in Antarctica: Post 1

Dr. Valerie Loeb is an adjunct professor at Moss Landing Marine Labs. Currently, she functions as an independent Antarctic ecosystem research scientist collaborating with Jarrod Santora of UC Santa Cruz. 121 more words

LoVe ME Research

And we have set sail!

Members of the Lofoten-Vesterålen Marine Ecology Research cruise set out April 19 for a week long research cruise. As the name implies, our area of study is the Lofoten-Vesterålen area including fjords and Hola. 323 more words

Marine Ecology

Bioluminescence Cruise Tonight at Dana Point Ocean Institute 8:00pm

Photo by South OC Beaches

The Dana Point Ocean Institute hosts a Bioluminescence Cruise tonight, Saturday April 18 2015 from 8:00pm to 10:00pm. 198 more words

Dana Point Ocean Institute

Inspiring future discoveries and changing the world

Here is our second entry of our 1st SOESTblog Writing Contest “What drives you?”! Each week, contestants will share what drives them to do their research day in and day out. 668 more words
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The fine art of marine biology …

I am, as regular readers will know, curious about how art and science can work symbiotically.   I have written both about how science can inspire art (see “ 638 more words


Omar Valles

Citizen Science Paper

For my citizen science paper I had the task of going through a series of photographs that depicted plankton. I was required to measure each plankton’s width and length, as well as get close as possible to identifying each individual plankter’s subspecies. 103 more words

Citizen Science

Out & About: Dinner & Lecture in Deep Bay *FULL*

On Thursday 30 April, join fellow PROBUS members at the Deep Bay Marine Field Station for dinner catered by VIU Culinary Arts department and listen to a lecture by Dr. 346 more words

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