187 words • < 1 min read

The Ocean Question: What ocean issues would you like to see discussed more this year?

This year, during Science Online 2012 I asked 8 marine scientists and ocean advocates the following question: What issues in marine science and conservation would you like to see discussed more in the coming year? The responses ranged from protecting coral reefs to developing better bioinformatic tools.

Watch their answers below.


Deep-sea biologist, population/conservation geneticist, backyard farm advocate. The deep sea is Earth's last great wilderness.


Connect with SFS


  • Recent Popular Articles

    The Trouble with Teacup Pigs
    Cascading planetary-wide ecosystem effects of the extirpation of apex predatory Krayt dragons on Tatooine
    Mermaids: The New Evidence is a Fake Documentary
    Charm City's Water Wheel: The first truly feasible ocean cleaning array is already afloat
    These things are related.
    How to build a canoe from scratch on a graduate student stipend
    Tagging Bull Sharks in the Neuse River
    Severely injured great white shark found, are scientists responsible?