Post Profile






What If We Had All Listened to NASA and Started Eating Krill?

We spoke to a bunch of marine researchers about what it would have been like if we actually started eating tons of krill like a NASA report once suggested.
read more

share

Related Posts


Whale poop could mitigate global warming

Business & Finance : Newsweek: Business

Blue whales can eat up to eight tons of krill per day, krill that is then turned into a sensational amount of, um, whale waste. Gross, right? Well, consider this: Whale poop may actually play an important role in mitigating the effe...

Why Tiny Krill Are a Major Link in the Marine Food Chain

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Environmental Graffiti

Shrimp-like krill form a major link in the marine food chain, by eating algae and plankton but becoming prey to whales and penguins. People also eat them too! read more This is just a brief summary, please visit Environmental Graffi...

Post doctoral researcher – ocean acidification effects on artic marine zooplankton

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification

The Institute of Marine Research (IMR) has a 3 year position as postdoctoral researcher on the effect of ocean acidification on marine zooplankton, with special emphasis on krill. The position is located in Bergen and the successful...

Postdoctoral research position in ocean acidification effects on Arctic marine zooplankton

Biology / Marine Biology : Ocean Acidification

The Institute of Marine Research has an open position as postdoctoral researcher on the effect of ocean acidification on marine zooplankton, with special emphasis on krill. Because of the increased solubility of CO2 in cold water, p...

Victory! Krill Fishing Banned in Pacific

Biology / Marine Biology : The Beacon

Marine wildlife is estimated to consume between 150 and 300 million metric tons of krill each year. So it’s pretty safe to say that it’s a good thing a ban on fishing for krill in US Pacific waters became federal regulation on Monda...

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC