ONW: Week of January 2, 2017 – Number 348

2017-01-18T17:58:17+00:00 January 3, 2017|

Welcome to 2017! It took a little longer to arrive than I had planned, thanks to ocean movements that slow down our planet's rotation over time. To keep the world's  atomic clocks in line with Earth's rotational time, the “time lords” of our planet add in leap seconds, which they did at midnight on Saturday. I worked with [...]

ONW: Week of October 31, 2016 – Number 340

2016-11-07T16:08:48+00:00 October 31, 2016|

Last week, COL convened our second annual industry forum; this year’s focus was on Sound in the Sea. The purpose of the event was to bring together cross-sector ocean noise stakeholders -- all of whom rely upon science and technology to make the best possible decisions to ensure the long-term sustainable use of our marine [...]

ONW: Week of October 17, 2016 – Number 338

2016-10-24T16:20:38+00:00 October 17, 2016|

In 1997, the space shuttle Atlantis launched into space, the blockbuster hit Titanic made its way into theaters, and much more importantly - students around the nation competed in the very first National Ocean Sciences Bowl! As we celebrate the 20th year of this extraordinary ocean sciences competition in 2017, it’s a good time to pause [...]

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