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Myoo Create

Myoo Create is an on-line kuh-myoo-ni-tee. A community for environmental and social innovation. People come together to inspire and co-create a better world for all us AND there is a chance you could win some money!

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 03 May 2010

This week in Fish: Old content becomes new

It has been a big week for the fish site.  Our new temporary employee Rebecca Field (more on Rebecca next week) and fish expert Sascha Schulz have been working very hard.  Between them they have carved up the content of 36 species fact sheets that were on the old fish website and entered these data into the new content management system.  Other exciting additons include some lovely images of a larval butterflyfish, a school of Old Wife and an Estuary Stingray.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 30 Apr 2010

Goodbye Mr Greg Bourne

After nearly six years as the CEO of WWF, Mr Greg Bourne is leaving.

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 28 Apr 2010

Ian Kiernan blogs on Plastiki

Ian Kiernan the founder of Clean Up Australia and Clean up the World talks about a throwaway society on Plastiki website.

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 28 Apr 2010

Plastiki’s first stop

After 39 Days at sea the Plastiki has reached land

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 28 Apr 2010

Interesting plastic facts

I would like to share some plastic facts with you that I found on the plastiki website. Some of these facts are shocking!

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 22 Apr 2010

This week in Fish: Tongue Biters and an incredible spiderfish larva

This week we find out if fishes have tongues and learn about the gruesome tongue biters, we swim on a wreck with a school of Yellowtail Kingfish and view images of an incredible larval spiderfish

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 22 Apr 2010

Tips for looking after our oceans

Here is a short list of how we can all care for our oceans to protect the beautiful marine life that lives there.

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 21 Apr 2010

This week in Fish: Robust Ghostpipefish and Banded Humbugs

This week we feature a beautiful image of the Robust Ghostfish, we swim with a school of Bigeye Trevally, have a close-up look at the head of a Spotted Wobbegong and comment on why Pacific Blue-eyes aren't breeding.

By: Mark McGrouther, Category: Science, Date: 16 Apr 2010

5 gyres

What is a Gyre? And how many are there?

By: Parrys Raines, Category: Science, Date: 15 Apr 2010