Oil in the Ocean
In summer 2009, in the heart of New Orleans, a 600-foot tanker collided with a...
Fri, 06/11/2010 - 17:30
Gulf Oil Spill
The Gulf oil spill is recognized as the worst oil spill in U.S. history. Within...
Endangered Ocean Animals
The Endangered Species Act (ESA) was signed into law on December 28, 1973 by...
Mon, 12/02/2013 - 14:00
Celebrating Marine Moms
The ocean is home to many moms of all shapes and sizes: from charismatic polar...
Wed, 04/24/2013 - 17:29
Bird scaring lines
Hundreds of birds congregate around the trawl fishing vessel. The orange "bird...
In the 1940s the short-tailed albatross population plummeted from tens of millions...
How Diverse is That?
Students discuss the meaning of biological diversity. Students will compare and...
Tue, 12/01/2009 - 12:02