Tag: marine

SCARIEST Dive Yet  – Midnight ocean SCUBA in 5,000 ft of water! Sailing Vessel Delos Ep. 223
Ocean Sampling Day – Teaser

Ocean Sampling Day – Teaser

By Micah Moen 0 Comment December 6, 2019

Hi everyone, my name is Dennis – and I am Wolfgang – and we are 2 marine scientists engaged in science communication and we came across this amazing global event that is going to change the way, we see the world Let’s take marine science to the next level 80% of all life on Earth […]

NOAA: An introduction to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NOAA: An introduction to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

By Micah Moen 0 Comment December 5, 2019

♪♪♪ NOAA’s work spans from the bottom of the sea to the surface of the sun. Each day, our employees take the pulse of the changing world around us and share that knowledge with others to ensure public safety, protect and restore marine resources, and strengthen our economy. Our people are as diverse as our […]

Josephine Jones, passionate about people and environment #AOTY2020 Australian of the Year nominee

Josephine Jones, passionate about people and environment #AOTY2020 Australian of the Year nominee

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 27, 2019

I think that in life everybody goes through some hard times and it’s how we see those hard times, and those things influence us and it’s what we take from what happens to us. When I grew up, my mum actually committed suicide when I was 10 years of age. We grew up in a […]

Tierney Thys: Swim with giant sunfish in the open ocean

Tierney Thys: Swim with giant sunfish in the open ocean

By Micah Moen 37 Comments November 25, 2019

I’d like to start tonight by something completely different, asking you to join me by stepping off the land and jumping into the open ocean for a moment. 90 percent of the living space on the planet is in the open ocean, and it’s where life — the title of our seminar tonight — it’s […]

This Terrifying Worm Snatches Fish from the Ocean Floor

This Terrifying Worm Snatches Fish from the Ocean Floor

By Micah Moen 100 Comments November 17, 2019

NARRATOR: Deep on the ocean floor, the sand striker, or Bobbit worm, waits with multiple mouth parts displayed. Bone-hard grappling hooks, poised to pierce and immobilize prey. But the real nightmare remains unseen. Coiled, pent-up aggression, as long as an arm. And some specimens grow to twice the length of a man. As night falls, […]

Disco Clams Light Up the Ocean Floor

Disco Clams Light Up the Ocean Floor

By Micah Moen 10 Comments November 15, 2019

(water bubbling) (disco music) (water bubbling)

Ocean Protection Starts With You

Ocean Protection Starts With You

By Micah Moen 4 Comments November 14, 2019

With each breath you take; you’re connected to the ocean. From the freezing Arctic to the warm seas of the tropics, every drop of water contributes to life as we know it. The ocean provides food, regulates our climate, gives us oxygen and acts as our planet’s life support system, yet, only a fraction is […]

My Ocean is #OurOcean

My Ocean is #OurOcean

By Micah Moen 7 Comments November 12, 2019

The ocean. It covers three quarters of our planet. It gives us the oxygen we breathe. It regulates our climate. It feeds us. The ocean gives us clean energy. It offers new medicines. For millions, it provides a livelihood. For millions more, it provides life. The ocean is owned by no one, but shared by […]

Studying Ocean Sciences

Studying Ocean Sciences

By Micah Moen 0 Comment November 10, 2019

Ocean Sciences is the study of the marine environment. It ranges from more physical sciences like geological oceanography to the more biological side which can include things like zoology. In the first year we all study together to get everyone up to speed and then in the second year you diverge into your separate groups […]