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Earth PortalLast Updated on 2012-09-16 at 20:38The Earth Portal is a comprehensive resource for timely, objective, science-based information about the environment. It is a means for the global scientific community to come... More »
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The eradication of rats on McKean IslandLast Updated on 2009-11-10 at 10:08The expedition has been going fast and furious and moments to write blog entries are sometimes fleeting. The deck salon and cabins are spaces with the constant motion of people,... More »
Why are sharks important?Last Updated on 2009-11-10 at 10:03This entry is written by Stuart Sandin, Assistant Researcher of Marine Ecology at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
When taking toll of the ocean, there is no organism... More »