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Publishers to Require Lay Summaries

Prof. Julian Olden and SAFS research scientist Lauren Kuehne published an opinion article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, titled Lay Summaries needed to enhance science communication. This piece promotes the requirement and publication of lay summaries with peer-reviewed research articles. Continue reading

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Citing climate change, Obama fences in huge Pacific area after wheeling and … – Fox News

Citing climate change, Obama fences in huge Pacific area after wheeling and …Fox NewsIndeed, the new preserve will have “absolutely no impact” on acid levels in the ocean, says Ray Hilborn, a professor in the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington and a renowned authority on global fish populations. Nor … Continue reading

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Scary lessons for Bristol Bay from recent B.C. mine-waste accident – Crosscut

Scary lessons for Bristol Bay from recent B.C. mine-waste accidentCrosscutDaniel Schindler, PhD, is a professor and the Harriet Bullitt Endowed Chair of Conservation in the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington in Seattle. Jack Stanford, PhD, is is the Jessie M. Bierman Professor of Ecology … via “school of aquatic … Continue reading

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California blue whales bounce back from near extinction: Study – Tech Times

Tech Times California blue whales bounce back from near extinction: StudyTech Times… not going to cause overall population declines, there is still going to be ongoing concern that we don't want these whales killed by ships," said study co-author Trevor Branch, from the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences at the University of …California Blue … Continue reading