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Poem 261 - Nevermore Ocean

And I sit beneath the ocean swells of Nevermore’s pitch-black seas
As, far above, the sunlight beams pierce the water,
Seagulls silhouetted, their shadows on the crests… 114 more words

Poem

IN TOO DEEP? PROTECTING DEEP-SEA MARINE ECOSYSTEMS

By Melanie Emr
Staff Writer

On February 11, 2014, I attended a conference at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography entitled “Deep Trouble: Challenges of Managing and Protecting Deep Sea Resources,” which informed me of the need to involve both science and policy in the challenge of protecting the marine ecosystems of the deep that are threatened by large scale, industrial deep-sea resource extraction. 1,434 more words

ACADEMIC

Curious Creatures of the California Coast: Corals

I remember my first dive clearly, gradually sinking to the bottom in three hundred feet of water. As the bottom approached, the water cleared and in the dim light I could make out white objects covering the seafloor. 1,492 more words

California

Top 5 Scariest Sea Creatures

5. Japanese Spider Crab – the countdown would not be complete without the mention of something spidery. And with an entire body span of TWELVE FEET you certainly wouldn’t want this bugger creeping up on you. 551 more words

Deep Sea

New Series. WEEEEEEE!

Hey there every peoples!

At the suggestion of someone, i have decided to start posting pictures of specimens to show the progress of the Central Coast Prehistory Project’s collections.

Fossils