The Center For Ocean Solutions Research
December 2018

A glimpse into future oceans

Volcanic carbon dioxide vents off the coast of Italy are rapidly acidifying nearby waters. This natural laboratory provides a crystal ball-view into potential future marine biodiversity impacts around the world.  
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October 3, 2018

How to reduce the impact of climate change on the oceans

A new study, published in Frontiers in Marine Science, is the first of its kind to assess and compare the potential of the 13 most-discussed ocean-based solutions, instead of studying the effectiveness or the cost of just one measure.

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September 25, 2018

A view from above: Stanford researchers are using satellite data to study Earth

California is embarking on an effort to launch its own satellites to study pollutants – an approach many Stanford researchers have taken advantage of to better understand our changing planet.

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September 20, 2018

California’s new Fourth Climate Assessment analyzes ocean & coastal issues

California’s new Fourth Climate Assessment analyzes ocean & coastal issues

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September 18, 2018

Stanford ocean and engineering experts discuss scale of plastic waste problem and potential solutions

Driven by public pressure, governments and corporations are considering eliminating or phasing out single-use plastics such as straws. Stanford experts discuss the limitations of these bans and the potential for meaningful change.

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