Half of the oxygen that sustains life on Earth is produced in the ocean…
biodiversity, climate change, education, learning, nature, ocean, Science
algae, Environment, food web, marine, ocean, Ocean Science, oxygen, Pelican of London, Plankton, Sail Training Ireland, Seas Your Future, seaweed
Once more, I joined the sail training tall ship Pelican of London for STEM at SEA education voyages with Sail Training Ireland youngsters on board. We have a little more time than usual in Dublin and we make… Read More
climate change, conservation, education, learning, nature, ocean, pollution, Science, technology
atmosphere, carbon dioxide, Cetaceans, climate change, clouds, conservation, Dolphins, Environment, Globe Observer, NASA, ocean acidification, Ocean Science, Pelican of London, pinnipeds, Sail Training Ireland, Seas Your Future, Seawatch Foundation
Now here is a thought: Fishy breath, trampling and carnage are good things (in the right context).
biodiversity, climate change, conservation, nature, ocean, Science, Sustainability, Uncategorized
abundance, algae, atmosphere, biodiversity, carbon, carbon cycle, carbon dioxide, cetacean, climate change, climate crisis, climate regulation, conservation, deep sea, ecology, ecosystem, Environment, food web, herbivores, mammals, oceanography, predator, regulation, resilience, sea-level, seaweed, STEAM, STEM, zooplankton
A new treaty to protect the oceans has been agreed upon by the United Nations after more than a decade of negations and a marathon of talks in the last few days. If ratification can be achieved, the… Read More
climate change, ocean, Sustainability
climate change, ecosystem, ecosystem services, entanglement, Environment, fishing gear, ghost net, High Seas Treaty, litter, marine plastic, ocean literacy, ocean noise, Ocean Science, overfishing, Pelican of London, pinniped, Plastic Pollution, pollution, sail training, seabird, seal, Seas Your Future, services, shark, ship strikes, shipping, sonar, toxin, turtle, United Nations, whale
I recently travelled in the Caribbean for Seas Your Future and here is my attempt to figure out my additional carbon footprint of this trip.
Carbon Offset, climate change, learning, personal development, sail training, sailing, Science, Sustainability
aviation, carbon dioxide equivalent, climate change, cruise ship, Earthly, Environment, footprint, Ocean Science, peat forest, Pelican of London, pollution, Seas Your Future, seaweed farming, travel, yachting
I don’t usually share personal experiences here, but for the benefit of prickly wildlife, I’ll make an exception today.
the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) state that around 50,000 wild species are used by humans through hunting, fishing, gathering, logging and harvesting, as well as observing. Around 20% of humanity rely on wild species for income and… Read More
biodiversity crisis, climate change, climate crisis, COP15, Environment, food web, nature, Ocean Science, Pelican of London, Plankton, Seas Your Future, UNEP
The 65th meeting of the Marine Measurement Forum (MMF65) was hosted by Aquatec on the 30th November 2022. It’s a good space for exchanging news on research, ideas and developments across the marine measurement and ocean technology –… Read More
personal development, sail training, Science, technology
aquatec, careers, Environment, industry, marine, measurement, MMF65, ocean, Ocean Science, Pelican of London, sensors
We are celebrating the 250th birthday of Luke Howard, the man who named the clouds. Besides studying languages, pharmacy and natural sciences, he was an ‘amateur’ meteorologist. The Royal Meteorological Society is marking his contribution to the field… Read More
education, learning, nature, sail training, sailing, Science
Citizen Science, climate change, clouds, Environment, GLOBE, NASA, Observer, Ocean Science, Pelican of London, sailing, Seas Your Future, weather
As scientist I spent many years finding out how human activity (in my case, metal mining) affects soil, water and organisms, how pollutants move and change in the environment, where they finish up.
‘Time for Geography‘ provides a series of educational resources aimed at a GCSE to undergraduate audience, which are also suitable for the general interested public. Even if you, as I am, keeping up to date with current environmental… Read More
Antarctica, Arctic, climate change, education, learning, nature, Science
Environment, geography, glacier, ice, mass balance, Time for Geography
Seas Your Future is not only taking teenagers on board for a voyage of sail training and personal development, but as part of the Ocean Science programme, are also giving young scientists the chance to gain experience with… Read More
education, nature, sail training, Science
biology, Cetaceans, Environment, macrophyte, marine, Marine Mammals, ocean, Ocean Science, outreach, Pelican of London, personal development, Seas Your Future, seaweed