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Marine/Freshwater Biology

29,000 years of Aboriginal history

Uncovering new layers of River Murray occupationCredit: Flinders University The known timeline of the Aboriginal occupation of South Australia's Riverland region has been vastly extended by new research led by Flinders

Media tip sheet: Ecological forecasting

Featured presentations at the 105th Annual Meeting of the Ecological Society of America Ecological forecasts are predictions about the future state of an ecosystem - the level of a service it will provide, say, or the diversity it will…

Arctic Ocean ‘regime shift’

A 'regime shift' is happening in the Arctic Ocean, Stanford scientists say Scientists at Stanford University have discovered a surprising shift in the Arctic Ocean. Exploding blooms of phytoplankton, the tiny algae at the base of a food…

A new look at deep-sea microbes

UD study looks at life inside and outside of seafloor hydrocarbon seepsCredit: Graphic by Jeffrey C. Chase Microbial cells are found in abundance in marine sediments beneath the ocean and make up a significant amount of the total