The Energy Department today announced the selection of 14 new research projects across 11 states that will be a part of an expanding portfolio of projects designed to increase our understanding of methane hydrates’ potential as a future energy supply.
A study in the August 30 issue of Nature provides, in unprecedented detail, the history of a crucial indicator of the relationship between the carbon cycle and climate processes over the past 55 million years.
Brazil recently joined an international marine research effort to document environmental change by monitoring and sampling the unseen world beneath the sea floor.
The U.S. Science Support Program of the Consortium for Ocean Leadership is pleased to announce the 2012-2013 Schlanger Ocean Drilling Fellows.
Humans get much of the blame for modern climate change, with little attention paid to the contribution of other natural forces. But a new study in the July 20 issue of the journal Science sheds some light on one potential cause of the cooling trend of the past 45 million years. And it has everything to do with the chemistry of the world’s oceans.
Today, the Consortium for Ocean Leadership is pleased to announce that Dr. Stuart Goldberg is the first recipient of the Frank M. Cushing Science Policy Fellowship.
Consortium For Ocean Leadership Recognizes Best Ocean Science Projects At Intel International Science And Engineering Fair
The Consortium for Ocean Leadership granted two Special Awards on May 17 for the best ocean science projects at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, held May 13-18 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Counterexample from the geologic record highlights today’s close coupling of climate and atmospheric carbon dioxide
Returning champions Marshfield High School from Marshfield, Wisconsin won the 15th Annual National Ocean Sciences Bowl (NOSB®) Final, held April 19 – 22, 2012 at the Sheraton City Center Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland.
Quick Expedition to Undersea Mountain Yields Rich Information About Sub-Seafloor Structure, Formation, and Alteration Processes
Scientists have just concluded a short expedition aboard the JOIDES Resolution to learn more about Atlantis Massif, an undersea mountain that formed in a very different way as compared to the majority of the seafloor.
Scientists have just returned from an expedition onboard the research vessel JOIDES Resolution, during which they recovered five kilometers of core samples from an area never before drilled.
Today, the Obama Administration released a National Ocean Policy action plan to address the most pressing challenges facing ocean, coastal, and Great Lakes resources.