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...Guy V. Lewis 1922 - 2015 Former University of Houston men's basketball coach... John A. Knauss 1925 - 2015 NOAA oceanographer who alerted the world about our fragile oceans... Setsuko Hara 1920 - 2015 Japanese actress whose films included "Late...
Oceanographers develop remote power module

ANCHORAGE - Oceanographers at the University of Alaska to 99 percent capacity. The oceanographers will store 55 gallons of fuel...Department of Homeland Security. Oceanographers spent two years designing and...
Oceanographers find whalesong in Arctic waters

...whales singing in the Chukchi Sea, something previously thought to happen only in tropical waters.Kathleen Stafford, an oceanographer at the Applied Physics Lab at the University of Washington, presented the discovery Monday at the fall meeting of the Acoustical...
Marine science symposium to start

ANCHORAGE - Marine scientists, fisheries experts and oceanographers from around the world will gather today in Anchorage. The 2010 Alaska Marine Science Symposium starts at 1:30 p.m. at the...
Experts: El Nino may be historically strong

...months, Halpert said. He said the current El Nino likely will rival ones in 1997-1998, 1982-83 and 1972-73.NASA oceanographer Bill Patzert said satellite measurements show this El Nino to be currently more powerful than 1997-98, which often is...
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Toxic algae blooming in warm water from California to Alaska

...which can produce the neurotoxin domoic acid."It's an indication of an imbalance," said Vera Trainer, a research oceanographer with the Northwest Fisheries Science Center in Seattle. "Too much of any one thing is not healthy for anybody to eat...
New animated movie on bowhead whales

...Life of the Bowhead Whale" takes its narrative and title from the 2013 calendar edited by University of Alaska Fairbanks oceanographer Steve Okkonen.The museum will host a special Fairbanks premiere of the film on Friday, Jan. 16, at 5:30 p.m. in...
Animated film explores bowhead whales

...Life of the Bowhead Whale" takes its narrative and title from the 2013 calendar edited by University of Alaska Fairbanks oceanographer Steve Okkonen.UAMN head of exhibits and digital media production Roger Topp said the film's creators hope it will improve...
First radioactivity from Fukushima hits B.C. coast

...Bequerels per metre cubed," said Jay Cullen, a chemical oceanographer at the University of Victoria and a partner in the research...Daiichi nuclear power plants. Since then, a team led by oceanographer John Smith at Fisheries and Ocean Canada has been monitoring...
Arctic research vessel Sikuliaq prepares for final trials

...something that people like over the next 30, 40 years," said Terry Whitledge, a University of Alaska Fairbanks chemical oceanographer who has worked since 1999 to see the vessel built.The Sikuliaq is named for the Inupiat Eskimo word for young sea ice...


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