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“Mission Blue inspires action to explore and protect the ocean.”

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True or false: Cuttlefish have one of the largest brain to body ratios for invertebrates.
Which of the following is not a cephalopod?
How many hearts does a cuttlefish have? 💙
Get to know these masters of disguise with this @OceanFirstEdu feature, and then come back and take our quiz! https://t.co/azx0WqRJ7F
This #OceanFirstFriday, we're diving in with colorful cuttlefish! https://t.co/VXu0A6Ojb8
RT @SylviaEarle: It was my pleasure to discuss my favorite subject - the ocean! - with @stevegoldbloom on his series #BriefButSpectacular f…
Get to know Her Deepness, @SylviaEarle, in this brilliant interview with @whalebonemag! https://t.co/dEURi26ulb https://t.co/B6DfCerR9q
You can take action to protect these turtle-y awesome friends by supporting marine protected areas, reducing your p… https://t.co/C4CZAjUhDO
Six of the seven species of sea turtle in the world either threatened or endangered. Hope Spots, like Capurganá & C… https://t.co/93iZ74ND7r

Hope Spots

Hope Spots are special places that are critical to the health of the ocean — Earth’s blue heart. Some Hope Spots are already formally protected, while others still need defined protection. Under Dr. Earle’s leadership, the Mission Blue team has embarked on a series of expeditions to shed light on these vital ecosystems and ignite support to safeguard them as marine protected areas.


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