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UN-backed marine expedition highlights impact of climate change in oceans

Friday, February 10th 2012 - 01:21 UTC
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A United Nations-backed scientific expedition which has been travelling the world’s oceans for almost three years is in New York seeking to raise public awareness of the impact of climate change in oceans. Read full article


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  • GeoffWard2

    Artists, journaists, fashion designers on a yacht looking at plankton don't necessarily give out the right type of signals that the global warming end-time might be at hand.

    Can I humbly suggest that the science PR team need to up their game.

    Feb 10th, 2012 - 03:05 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DennisA

    That's exactly what jumped out at me.

    “The vessel has also had artists and journalists on board to help promote the mission, including French fashion designer Agnès B, who is also one of the main sponsors of Tara.”

    “the knowledge gap between the scientific community and the public” So what would that be? The public are starting to realise they have been had and excursions like this one, over three years, with no prior base, tells absolutely nothing, regardless of the claims that will no doubt come from it.

    Feb 10th, 2012 - 11:55 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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