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Marine Biologist Sylvia Earle Issues Stark Warning On The Oceans

2 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

Among a distinguished panel discussing the issue of sustainable oceans Monday at the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative in New York, one speaker’s remarks resonated the most. During introductory remarks at the session, oceanographer...Show More Summary

Our Taste for ‘Aquatic Bushmeat’ Is Killing the Sea

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Sylvia Earle fell in love with the ocean as a teenager in the 1950s. She marveled at the wealth of aquatic life in the Gulf of Mexico, near her family’s home in Clearwater, Florida. She was entranced by the inquisitive grouper fish, playful shrimp and even the vastly underrated plankton, which produce most of the Earth’s oxygen. Show More Summary

Dive into Ocean Week at Camp Google

3 months agoTechnology / Google : Google Blog

Today is the start of Camp Google—an online summer camp built to spark and satisfy kids’ curiosities, with four weeks of live adventures for students ages 7-10. This post comes to us from Sylvia Earle, marine biologist and Explorer-in-Residence at National Geographic and the host of the first week of Camp Google. Show More Summary

An Extraordinary Hope Spot: Sylvia Earle on the 20th Anniversary of Cabo Pulmo Marine Park and the Future of the World's Oceans

by Joy E. Stocke Over the past 50 years, humans have put an enormous amount of pressure on coral reef environments by altering their waters and tearing up their foundations. From dynamite fishing to global warming, we are rapidly sending the world's reefs into oblivion. Show More Summary

Happy birthday, Sylvia Earle!

“As the ocean gives us life, we must give back — an enduring gift from us to the future.” — Sylvia Earle Today we celebrate 2009 TED Prize winner Sylvia Earle‘s birthday by celebrating the many successes in ocean protection that took place in 2011. Sylvia recently told us the good news: “[This year there [ … ]

Around Town - How to Save the Planet

Sun 08 Mar 2015 Legendary American marine biologist Sylvia Earle speaks with journalist and educator Simran Sethi about the environmental crises looming ahead, from the...

10 Questions With Sylvia Earle

The oceanographer on why she keeps diving, being granted a wish, and why the ocean needs parks

Fisher Stevens goes on a filmmaking 'Mission Blue'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Fisher Stevens approached prominent oceanographer Sylvia Earle about featuring both her life and her work in a documentary, she resisted the idea.

“I can’t put aside the things that I’ve witnessed”: Meet the star of Netflix’s powerful new documentary

Legendary marine biologist Sylvia Earle describes what it's like to witness the oceans' destruction firsthand

Leonardo DiCaprio Is More Than A Pretty Face, Mission Blue's Sylvia Earle Says

Leonardo DiCaprio keeps it casual in a white v-neck while heading to lunch on Friday (August 15) in Beverly Hills, Calif. The 39-year-old actor was accompanied by two pals, who walked a few paces behind him. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Leonardo DiCaprio Earlier in the week, Leonardo sported a nice blazer to [...]

'No Blue, No Green' -- New Sylvia Earle Film Shows Power of Protecting Our Oceans

In a beautiful new film released this Friday on Netflix, oceanographer and explorer Sylvia Earle describes her underwater adventures. She also explains why she is driven to protect wild oceans the way we now protect wild lands. Her goal, like the film, is called Mission Blue. I have known Sylvia for more than 20 years. Show More Summary

The Cove Director Fisher Stevens on His New Netflix Documentary, Mission Blue

When filmmaker-actor Fisher Stevens met Sylvia Earle for the first time, he couldn't comprehend the idea that she wasn't already on his radar. Stevens was a producer behind the exposé The Cove, about dolphin hunting in Japan, and yet was only just learning of Earle's incredible story. At 78 years old,... More »

Warning: This Video Will Make You Want to Do Something to Save the Oceans

Early on in the new Netflix documentary "Mission Blue" (preview here), a voice off camera asks Sylvia Earle—ocean explorer, scientist, conservationist, and the film's main character—if she's a "radical." "If I seem like a radical," Earle...Show More Summary

Meet The Pioneering Female Scientist And Explorer Who Is Bearing Witness To The Ocean's Destruction

From the director of The Cove, comes a new Netflix documentary about the life of Sylvia Earle, who at 78, is witnessing first-hand environmental change on a scale that humans never imagined. The most moving scene in the upcoming Netflix...Show More Summary

Mission Blue shares the amazing life of scientist Dr. Sylvia Earle

A new documentary from the directors of “The Cove” and “Gorillas in the Mist” chronicles the 60 year career of an inspiring woman and her quest to save the ocean.

Eco Film ‘Mission Blue’ to Be Released on Netflix

Netflix is releasing ‘Mission Blue’, a documentary of the story of legendary oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle and her incessant quest for saving the oceans. Read More The post Eco Film ‘Mission Blue’ to Be Released on Netflix appeared first on Ecorazzi.

A New Gold Rush Into the Blue Economy

At an ocean conference in China last October, renowned American oceanographer Sylvia Earle told participants that "we must think of taking care of the ocean as if our lives depended on it....because they do!" Take California as an example. Show More Summary

Copernicus takes a look at SBIFF Opening Night flick MISSION: BLUE!

Robert Nixon and Fisher Stevens direct a documentary about environmental conservationist and oceanographer Sylvia Earle and our own bona fide scientist Copernicus gives his take on it! Read the full article on AICN We all know James Cameron is a submarine-driving, sea alien documenting, ocean-floor-visiting, bad-ass. Show More Summary

Travel Talk: The Legendary Sylvia Earle

Oceanographer Sylvia Earle, or "Her Deepness," is one of Nat Geo’s Explorers in Residence, an elite group of scientists and adventurers who, with the Society's support, serve as visionaries in their field, doing groundbreaking work that not only improves our understanding of the planet we share, but makes it a better place. Show More Summary

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