BlogArena

General blog about anything and everything of everyday's life.

07. Dec 2019

October 14, 2015
by Guest Post
0 comments

Radiation Safety for Sunken-Ship Archaeology

Berkeley Lab researchers help scientists determine the radiation risk of exploring an underwater aircraft carrier. About 42 miles southwest of San Francisco and 2,600 feet underwater sits the U.S.S. Independence, a bombed-out relic from World War II. The aircraft carrier … Continue reading

November 6, 2014
by Guest Post
0 comments

Penguin chicks

UD study connects penguin chick weights to local weather conditions Adélie penguins are an indigenous species of the West Antarctic Peninsula (WAP), one of the most rapidly warming areas on Earth. Since 1950, the average annual temperature in the Antarctic … Continue reading

May 19, 2014
by Guest Post
0 comments

Kein “Gewerbegebiet Meer”

Europäischer Tag der Meere in Bremen / WWF: „Plünderung der Tiefsee verhindern“ Wie kann das Meer noch die Wirtschaft ankurbeln? Von Fischerei, Schifffahrt, Tourismus, Offshore-Windenergie  bis zur Ölförderung nutzen schon viele Wirtschaftszweige die Ozeane  Die EU-Politik nimmt nun unter dem … Continue reading

May 14, 2014
by Guest Post
0 comments

New Sensor Array to Monitor Impacts of Changing Gulf of Maine Conditions on New England Red Tide

Scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) are kicking off an innovative NOAA-funded pilot program using robotic instruments and computer modeling analysis to shed light on changing ocean conditions in the Gulf of Maine as they relate to the … Continue reading

May 12, 2014
by Guest Post
0 comments

Meeresbewohner auf der Roten Liste

Hamburg, 12.05.2012: Tierische und pflanzliche Meeresbewohner  stehen unter Druck: 30 Prozent der marinen Arten in deutschen Nord- und Ostseegewässern sind gefährdet. Dies geht aus  der „Roten Liste“ der marinen Arten, die das Bundesamt für Naturschutz heute veröffentlichte hervor. „Diese Bestandsaufnahme … Continue reading

February 23, 2014
by Guest Post
0 comments

Killing Whales by Design and Default

While countries such as Japan, Norway, and Iceland often are criticized for their commercial whaling practices, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) marine biologist Michael Moore points out how the majority of nations are also complicit in killing whales by deploying … Continue reading

December 17, 2013
by Guest Post
0 comments

NASA Developing Natural Hazard Warning Systems

Scientists at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif., and Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego have enhanced existing GPS technologies to develop new systems for California and elsewhere to warn of hazards from earthquakes, tsunamis and extreme weather … Continue reading

November 15, 2013
by Guest Post
0 comments

NASA Helps Melt Secrets of Great Lakes Ice

Two scientists from NASA and NOAA have developed a new space-based technique for monitoring the ice cover of the Great Lakes that is so accurate it can identify a narrow channel of open water cut through the ice by an … Continue reading