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Sep 1 2016 | Posted In: In the News
In the next few years, Monterey Bay might officially become world class. William Douros, the West Coast regional director for the Office of National Marine Sanctuaries, has nominated the waters off the Central California coast for UNESCO World Heritage site status. “It seems like everyone thought...
Aug 26 2016 | Posted In: In the News
Our own Director Stephen Palumbi assisted in this effort.
Aug 23 2016 | KQED Science | Posted In: In the News
Scientists along the Pacific coast are investigating how these microscopic ocean drifters, which look like tiny spaceships, find their way back home to the shoreline, where they attach themselves, grow into spiny creatures and live out a slow-moving life that often exceeds 100 years.
Aug 22 2016 | Science Direct | Posted In: In the News
Highlights Technological advances provide new insights into marine mammal behaviour. We highlight four areas of technological advances. Aerial systems, radiotelemetry, passive acoustics and acoustic recording tags. These methods allow comparison between marine mammal behaviour and theory. These...
Aug 10 2016 | Posted In: Research Spotlight
By Maggie Miller Palumbi Lab Website
Jul 21 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: In the News
A new study upends the status quo to combatting schistosomiasis, which affects 250 million people worldwide. The Stanford-led team suggests that the spread of the parasitic disease is curbed more effectively with ecological intervention than drug treatment alone. Also in: EurekAlert! Science...
Jul 11 2016 | Peninsula Press | Posted In: In the News
BY ISABEL JONES “Welcome to another lousy day in the woods — we’re not going to have any fun or enjoy ourselves, at all.”
Jun 29 2016 | Environment 360 | Posted In: In the News
New advances in technology are sparking efforts to use virtual reality to help people gain a deeper appreciation of environmental challenges. VR experiences, researchers say, can be especially useful in conveying key issues that are slow to develop, such as climate change and extinction.