Monthly Archives: February 2012

“Join the Watch” to save the Ross Sea

Wellington, New Zealand The Antarctic Ocean Alliance has launched it’s first report, “Antarctic Ocean Legacy: A Marine Reserve for the Ross Sea,” today in Wellington,… Read more
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Google Earth Surround Liquid Galaxy & Catlin Seaview Survey

World Oceans SummitSingapore Take a magic carpet ride through the ocean to Dr. Earle’s Hope Spots via the new Google Earth Surround Liquid Galaxy display.… Read more
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What is the value of life itself?

Dr. Earle speaks about the importance of ‘accounting for the ocean’ at the World Oceans Summit. Tomorrow, fellow National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Enric Sala will address… Read more
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World Oceans Summit Begins in Singapore

Photo: Channel News Asia The world’s ocean is the setting for increasing economic activity and it will continue to be so for years to come.… Read more
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Dr. Earle on Progressive Commentary Hour Tonight

Dr. Earle will be a panel guest tonight with Dr. Gary Null at 7PM Eastern Time, along with  Professor Henry Pollack (Professor Emeritus of Geophysics… Read more
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Dr. Earle presents 6th Keeley Lecture at UC Santa Cruz this week

If you’re lucky enough to be in the San Francisco Bay Area this week, you’ll have the opportunity to hear Dr. Earle present the sixth… Read more
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First Ever Eco-Audit Finds More Effort Needed to Protect Mesoamerican Reef

Belize/Guatamala/Honduras/Mexico In the first Eco-Audit of the Mesoamerican Reef, it has been determined that although progress is being made, more must be done to protect… Read more
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Artist Courtney Mattison Brings Hope Spots into View

Photo: Deb Castellana San Francisco, California Inspired by Dr. Sylvia Earle and Mission Blue, artist, marine conservation biologist and ocean lover Courtney Mattison has created… Read more
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Major Update on Google Ocean’s Third Anniversary

Just when you thought it couldn’t get any better, Google Earth has done it again.  Last week, on the third anniversary of an explorable ocean… Read more
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Filmmakers Mike deGruy and Andrew Wight Lost in Helicopter Crash

NSW South CoastAustraliaTwo talented filmmakers and ocean advocates, Mike deGruy and Andrew Wight, have lost their lives in a helicopter crash in Australia.  Underwater cinematographer… Read more
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