Ocean Acidification Threaten Coral Reefs Worldwide

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UM Rosenstiel School Professor Chris Langdon discusses what ocean acidification is and how it impacts ocean ecosystems.

Threading the Climate Needle

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University of Miami Rosenstiel School associate professor Lisa Beal discusses the Agulhas Current off the coast of south Africa and its role in climate change.

SDSU Geological Sciences Webinar - Brandon Browne

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Magma Mixing in 'Real-Time': A Case Study of the 2006 Eruption of Augustine Volcano, Alaska Brandon Browne Department of Geological Sciences California State University, Fullerton Wednesday, April 27th, 2011 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Abstract: The frequency and dynamic nature of volcanic eruptions are strongly influenced by a variety of open-system processes that exemplify subvolcanic plumbing systems in island arc volcanoes,...

Mike Thomashow at the 2011 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Mike Thomashow of Michigan State University on "Low Temperature Regulatory Networks Controlling Cold Acclimation in Arabidopsis" at the 6th annual Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 23, 2011.

Terry Hazen at the 2011 DOE JGI User Meeting

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Berkeley Lab microbial ecologist Terry Hazen delivers a keynote on "The Gulf Oil Spill: Ecogenomics and Ecoresilience" at the 6th Genomics of Energy & Environment Meeting on March 22, 2011.
Dr. Hazen will also be speaking about the Gulf oil spill as part of the JGI Science @ the Lesher series on the carbon cycle on May 9, 2011. More details at http://bit.ly/h0A14p

SDSU Geological Sciences Webinar - Sandra Kirtland

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Beyond the PETM: Are hyperthermals common features of a high CO2 world? Sandra Kirtland Ph.D. Candidate Scripps Institution of Oceanography University of California, San Diego Wednesday, April 6th, 2011 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Abstract: The early Eocene was a time of extreme global warmth, high atmospheric greenhouse gas concentrations, and no permanent polar ice caps. During this epoch, Earth reached the highest...