Monthly Archives: January 2013

“Ocean Love Affair” event to blend art and advocacy in support of Marine Environmental Research Institute

New York City based artist, speaker, writer and conservationist Asher Jay uses all her creative faculties to spark engaging visual discourses with audiences across the globe…
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Young Explorer Series: Rolex Scholar Megan Cook ‘Chills’ in Antarctica

A Mission Blue Exclusive by Megan Cook Antarctica is simply the most incredible place I’ve ever been. Everything about it is beautiful and indivisible from the ocean.…
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Cracking the Kraken Case: Giant Squid Caught on Film

An ocean-going SWAT team of oceanic brainpower and technological brawn says it has captured moving images of a marine monster in its lair.…
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Her Majesty of the Deep Blue Sea: An Interview with Dr. Sylvia Earle

Part II: By Dan Linehan © PHOTOS: NATALIE B. FOBES/NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC When it comes to sticking up for the oceans, renowned undersea explorer and marine biologist Dr. Sylvia Earle stirs up passion with more power than a typhoon.…
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Her Majesty of the Deep Blue Sea: An Interview with Dr. Sylvia Earle, Part One

We are altering the nature of nature, the natural systems that cause the planet to function in our favor.
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Suddenly There’s A Meadow In The Ocean With ‘Flowers’ Everywhere

NPR's Robert Krulwich takes us to the Arctic, where these ice flowers show us that life is abundant everywhere on our blue planet.
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Dr. Sylvia Earle to Talk in Support of the Oceans on January 24 at The Norwalk Maritime Aquarium

Dr. Sylvia Earle, National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence and a passionate defender of the oceans, will share her call to action at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk.
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VIDEO: Oceanographer Sylvia Earle on Why We Need Manned Ocean Exploration

Legendary explorer and Mission Blue founder Sylvia Earle descends beneath the waves in Pisces, in possibly it's last mission to the ocean floor.
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Mission to Save Aquarius Reef Base a Success

Aquarius is the only place in the world where scientists, artists, poets and others can live underwater, using the ocean as a laboratory...
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‘Artscientist’ Hopes Sculpture Can Inspire Reef Protection

With a blend of science and art, Courtney Mattison is educating people about how global warming, ocean acidification, and other environmental threats are harming the world’s coral reefs.
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"With knowing comes caring." - Dr. Sylvia Earle