Boise High School from Boise, ID won the 17th Annual National Ocean Sciences Bowl® (NOSB) Finals Competition, held May 1-4, 2014, hosted by Washington Sea Grant and the University of Washington.
Decision follows authorization from the National Science Board; decadal survey will review NSF's ocean sciences portfolio
Breathing Underwater: Scientists Find Evidence of Microscopic Life Scavenging for Oxygen Deep in Oceanic Crust
Although long thought to be devoid of life, the bottom of the deep ocean is now known to harbor entire ecosystems teeming with microbes.
Today, the Interagency Ocean Observation Committee (IOOC) and the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS®) released the U.S. IOOS Summit Report
The NOSB is pleased to announce it has received $500,000 from long-time ocean advocates Eric and Wendy Schmidt in support of the program’s 2013-2014 operating year.
James Cameron, explorer and well-known film director , joined Dr. Susan Avery, Director of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), on Capitol Hill this week for a series of events and meetings, including a Senate Committee hearing titled “Deep Sea Challenge: Innovative Partnerships in Ocean Observation.”