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Associate program officer in the Division on Earth and Life Studies

Associate program officer in the Division on Earth and Life Studies

The Division on Earth and Life Studies within the National Academies of Science of Engineering and Medicine is accepting applications […]

Utility forester needed at ECi

Utility forester needed at ECi

ECi is seeking a utility forester to join their team in Clearwater, FL. They are looking for an energetic professional […]

Ph.D. student receives fisheries research grant

Ph.D. student receives fisheries research grant

Jonathan Rodemann, a Ph.D. student in the Department of Earth and Environment, was recently awarded the Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing […]

Sylvia Earle at Aquarius during 2012's Mission Aquarius

Women aquanauts speak out on living underwater at Aquarius

Fifty years ago, an intrepid group of female marine scientists embarked on a historic mission to live and work beneath […]

Global study reveals sharks are functionally extinct from many reefs

Global study reveals sharks are functionally extinct from many reefs

A landmark study by Global FinPrint reveals sharks are absent on many of the world’s coral reefs, indicating they are too rare […]

Plastic pollution makes a mess of the oceans

Plastic pollution makes a mess of the oceans

If you were to gather up all the plastic trash thrown into the ocean each year, it would weigh as […]

Need for a new model for predicting extreme rainfall

Need for a new model for predicting extreme rainfall

Estimates of future rainfall are crucial for South Florida’s water management. As our climate gets warmer, more water vapor is […]

Postdoctoral researchers needed on modeling coastal wetlands

Postdoctoral researchers needed on modeling coastal wetlands

The Environmental Sciences Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory is seeking two postdoctoral researchers who will focus on modeling coastal […]

Do your part this #PlasticFreeJuly

Do your part this #PlasticFreeJuly

Plastic is everywhere. It’s in everyday packaging, electronics, toys, skincare products and clothes. It can even get into your food […]

Cameraman/director Didier Noirot is filming in the middle of a herd of silky sharks.  (photo credit: Didier Noirot)

More to sharks than meets the surface

Most people are quick to judge sharks by their appearance and see them as solitary hunters. But their behavior shows […]