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Lego Launches Dr Sylvia Earle MiniFig

LEGO is manufacturing a female scientist minifig family. The collection pays homage to real life aerospace engineers and astronauts. My favourite piece however is a touching tribute to deep sea explorer… 149 more words

Diving News

Sandra Camp: A Day in the Life of a Marine Biologist, June 17, 2015

NOAA Teacher at Sea
Sandra Camp
Aboard NOAA Ship Hi’ialakai
June 14 – 24, 2015

Mission: Main Hawaiian Islands Reef Fish Survey
Geographical area of cruise: 1,143 more words

NOAA Teacher At Sea

Guest Post: Living and working at the Beautiful, Blue Frontlines of Marine Conservation

Conservation work falls at the interface between pure biological study and the philosophies, politics, needs, attitudes and general realm of human beings. This meeting point is something that has attracted me ever since I was introduced to fisheries science at the University of Cape Town in South Africa. 1,265 more words


Mapping Lake Austin Habitat Using Sonar and Acoustic Technologies

This past week I had the opportunity to go out on Lake Austin with Texas Parks and Wildlife biologists Bryan Legare and Greg Cummings and Fisheries Technician Brad Grimmett to identify the vegetation and fish biomass of the lake.  216 more words

Randy Wayne White's 'Cuba Straits' Is A Must Read For Baseball Fans

Randy Wayne White’s Cuba Straits will reel in baseball fans and thrill seekers alike. 173 more words


Shark Lady and Spock: In Memoriam

The discussion on the anniversary of the release of what might be my favorite album will have to wait for next week because this week’s post is dedicated to one of my earliest heroes of marine biology and to one of my greatest heroes of the big and small sci-fi screen. 1,200 more words