Each summer, on a small island just off New Hampshire's coast, researchers from the Shoals Marine Laboratory work to save and protect threatened and endangered seabirds called terns. Working with the birds is helping the researchers both protect the species and understand more about the health of fisheries in the Gulf of Maine, especially the commercially important herring, a key baitfish for...
For the Times They are A-changin’ – Going to no-deadlines in BIO
Invoking Bob Dylan lyrics seems like the best way to transmit the new view of BIO - it is time to awaken, the world is changing. I’ve been immersed in scientific research my entire life, upon taking on the mantel of researcher and educator, moving into academic leadership positions, and...
Seaweeds of the Northwest Atlantic by NH Agricultural Experiment Station researcher Arthur Mathieson, professor of marine plant biology at UNH, and Clinton Dawes, university research professor emeritus at the University of South Florida, documents more than 500 types of seaweed and represents more than 40 years of research on Northwest Atlantic seaweeds.
A project that took seven years, the...
NSF's Division of Atmospheric and Geospace Sciences (AGS) will eliminate target dates for three solicitations in the Geospace Science Section:
Coupling, Energetics, and Dynamics of Atmospheric Regions (CEDAR)
Geospace Environment Modeling (GEM)
Solar, Heliospheric, and INterplanetary Environment (SHINE)
Although these programs traditionally accepted new proposals throughout the latter half of...
The Division of Ocean Sciences, NSF, is pleased to announce that they are partnering with the Office of Naval Research (ONR), NASA, and NSF’s Office of Polar Programs (OPP), via the National Oceanographic Partnership Program (NOPP), in a Broad Agency Announcement regarding three ocean research and technology topics of mutual and emerging interest. Up to $18.5 million over five years may be...