News Clips for February 1, 2010


High Seas

  • Searching for Cadmium in the

    They are invisible and very difficult to measure but no life in the oceans would be possible without them. They are trace metals, such as cadmium, copper or iron, dissolved in seawater.

  • Oceans Sea Documentary Beats Clooney at French CinemasTime Magazine

    Take that, George Clooney. Though the American film heartthrob is still the favorite actor of millions of movie lovers around the world, in France these days he’s being outdrawn by a bunch of fish. Score that as a win for Océans, a spectacular new French maritime documentary.

Endangered Species

  • Blue whales’ songs a deep mysteryNews & Observer

    McDonald and his colleagues describe their quest in the journal Endangered Species Research. The best records exist for the whales off California.

Marine Protected Areas

  • Marine sanctuary advisors to hear drilling reportKeysNet

    A lengthy discussion on a state proposal to allow oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico is expected to dominate a Feb. 16 session of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council.


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