Vol. 51, No.1, Summer 2014
The Once & Future Alvin
New Use for a Well-known Algae
Same compound in ocean plant offers double scientific value
Jet Fuel from Algae?
Scientists probe fuel potential in common ocean plant
A Smarter Undersea Robot
Engineers seek to correct a curious deficiency
Hidden Battles on the Reefs
How will corals fare in a changing ocean?
Bringing a Lab to the Seafloor
New device probes deep-sea microbial life
What have we learned from this unprecedented release of radioactive contaminants to the ocean?
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Earthquake and tsunami led to release of radioisotopes
A long and winding road to achieve stability
What's there? How much? How long?
What's safe to eat? How can we know?
How can we assess impacts of exposures?
How did officials, scientists, and the media perform?