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Mermaids among Us: The Haenyeo of Jeju

•Issue #5, Dispatch #19•
Meet Jeju’s sea women and how they are the stewards of the ocean.  638 more words


Hong Kong Blue Glow a Toxic Bloom

The fluorescent blue glow in the waters off Hong Kong is an algal bloom called Noctiluca scintillans. Photo / AP

Eerie fluorescent blue patches of water glimmering off Hong Kong’s seashore are magnificent, disturbing and potentially toxic, marine biologists say. 56 more words

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Understanding The Terminology Used By Marine Biologists

Correlation – a term used by marine biologists to describe the connection between anything used to promote  the health and or well-being of the world’s outlying coral reefs

Coral Reefs

Tiny Barbuda Grapples with Rising Seas

Desmond Brown (IPS) writes that the 1,800 residents of the tiny Caribbean island of Barbuda are learning to adapt as climate change proves to be a force to reckon with, disrupting not just the lives of the living but also the resting places of those who died centuries ago.  666 more words