An octopus’s garden in the sea, the world’s densest island, dangers of deep-sea fishing, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: April 23, 2018

Monday Morning SalvageApril 23, 2018 • 2~2 min read • 0

Foghorn (A Call to Action!) The journey is over but the expedition continues. Follow us on Open Explorer for our ongoing adventures in the Mariana Islands. WHOI is looking for some science communication superstars: Science Writer & Multimedia Producer and Social Media Specialist. Flotsam (what we’re obsessed with right now) The Okeanos Foundation for the Sea. Nuclear […]

Alvin dives for early-career scientists, join me in the Marianas Islands, stump a scientist, embraces MPAs, and more! Tuesday (?) Morning Salvage: April 17, 2018

Monday Morning SalvageApril 17, 2018 • 2~3 min read • 1

We’re late because Andrew doesn’t understand time zones. Foghorn (A Call to Action!) This is an incredible oportunity for an early career researcher to get their feet wet leading a deep-sea science cruise: Announcing a NSF-UNOLS Early Career Training Cruise Opportunity to the East Pacific Rise 9° 50’N – December 2018 Flotsam (what we’re obsessed […]

Smart phones are worse than you think, SeaWorld takes a dive, this week in deep-sea mining, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: April 9, 2018

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Foghorn (A Call to Action!) Stop raising awareness already (and start translating information into action). Scott Pruitt still has a job [As of 16:59 on 4/8/2018 ~Ed.]. A Running List of Wild Shit Scott Pruitt Hasn’t Been Fired For (Yet). What to up you outreach skills? Sign up for Andrew Lewin’s Podcasting for Environmental Communications course. Flotsam […]

Hagfish, chill Puffins, swamp monsters, the mining boat floats, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: April 2, 2018

Monday Morning SalvageApril 2, 2018 • 2~3 min read • 0

Foghorn (A Call to Action!) Want to help stem the tide of misinformation online and off? Do you have it all figured out and just need resources to implement your world-saving solution? The Rita Allen Foundation is looking for Solutions to Curb the Spread of Misinformation. Flotsam (what we’re obsessed with right now) Hagfish. Tough. […]

Frisky Anglerfish, Persistent Aquatic Living Sensors, Make for the Planet Borneo, Sea Cucumber Mafia, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: March 26, 2018

Monday Morning SalvageMarch 26, 2018 • 2~4 min read

Foghorn (A Call to Action!) Sign up for Make for the Planet Borneo and help push forward the next generation of conservation technology! Announcing the Con X Tech Prize for Hacking Extinction! Apply for funding to create a working hardware prototype and win up to $20,000 in awards. Flotsam (what we’re obsessed with right now) […]

#Make4thePlanet Borneo is coming! Team Applications are Open!

#OceanOptimismMarch 13, 2018 • 2~2 min read

Make for the Planet is back! And this time, rather than the atrium of the Ronald Reagan Building, it’ll be in beautiful, sunny, Sarawak, Borneo! To ensure a better future for our planet, conservation experts need to work with solutions, technologies, and expertise from diverse fields to greatly improve the efficacy, speed, cost, scale, and […]

Meet me in Borneo, exploitation on the high seas, navy sonars, creature reports, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: March 12, 2018.

Monday Morning SalvageMarch 12, 2018 • 2~2 min read

Happy Monday-est Monday! Foghorn (A Call to Action!) This is the final week to get you abstracts in for the International Marine Conservation Congress, the premier ocean conservation conference, coming to you from Kuching, Malaysia this June! We got a cracking good symposium on human impacts in the deep sea and plenty of travel grants […]