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Sep 30 2016 | Posted In: In the News
The study shows that the release of 4 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico during the Deepwater Horizon disaster during peak spawning season for Atlantic bluefin tuna could have both near- and long-term impacts on the population.
Sep 29 2016 | Lowe Lab | Posted In: Research Spotlight
By Maggie Millner Lowe Lab Website
Sep 22 2016 | Posted In: In the News
Whales are the biggest animals to ever have existed on Earth, and yet some subsist on creatures the size of a paper clip. It’s a relatively common factoid, but, in truth, how they do this is only just being uncovered, thanks to new technologies.
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