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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

Monday Morning SalvageApril 9, 2018

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 […]

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

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 […]

Open Science in Africa, defend the ADA, the value of the outdoors, Minke whale rides, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: February 19, 2018.

Monday Morning SalvageFebruary 19, 2018

Foghorn (A Call to Action!) Sign up for AfricaOSH: The Africa Open Science Hardware Gathering and meet some of the most incredible, innovative technologists in the world! Remember when the disability community put their bodies on the line to defend the Affordable Care Act? Remember the videos of people in wheelchairs being handcuffed outside Mitch […]

See a Great White Shark from the inside with OpenROV, Vaquita, Narwhals, and more! Monday Morning Salvage: November 6, 2017

Monday Morning SalvageNovember 6, 2017

Fog Horn (A Call to Action) Science Communication folks! Are you ready for OceanDotComm? Register now! Flotsam (what we’re obsessed with right now) Go shark diving with OpenROV Trident and maybe get a bit too close an personal with a great white shark. Yes, that is the esophagus of a great white shark, in the […]

Ancient sharks, not only sub-par, but also pretty gross

biology, evolution, marine science, Natural Science, Science, sharksMarch 18, 2010

If you’re still unconvinced by previous meditations into the sub-par-ody of sharks, consider this study, reported over at Laelaps: The simplest explanation was that the shark (or sharks) which left the marks had been intentionally trying to eat the feces. “From the curvature of the toothmarks and their positions on the specimens,” Godfrey and Smith […]