Human Connections

When thinking of "human connections" with the ocean, most people would think about pollution or overfishing. But humans are also explorers and scientists, artists and writers. Explore how the ocean has influenced human culture and how you can get involved.

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2012 marked the 70th anniversary of a series of World War II battles in the Pacific Ocean and on its islands, which are collectively known as the “Pacific theatre.” While the battles are long...
You’re out to sea on a 355 foot platform, and suddenly one end begins to slowly...
In the late 1990's, researchers at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (...
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In the ocean world, there are many women to celebrate during Women’s History Month. Consider Rachel Carson , who started her career as a marine...
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The submersible Alvin carries scientists to the deep ocean, where they encounter amazing creatures and views of deep ocean...