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September 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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December 10, 2010

Keen Minds Focus on Stormwater Issues

News Source: Cedar Street Times.  Graduate students from the Center for Ocean Solutions' MARINE program recently presented to city officials from Pacific Grove to suggest means to improve the quality of the city's stormwater runoff. 

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December 3, 2010

Stephen Palumbi on ABC 7 News: "Monterey Bay's recovery chronicled in new book"

News Source: Channel 7 ABC News.  Professor Stephen Palumbi, Director of Hopkins Marine Station, discusses the Monterey Bay's dramatic recovery on ABC 7 News.

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June 8, 2010

Voyage into the Arctic Ocean with Stanford Researchers

News Source: Stanford Report.  A group of Stanford scientists are part of a research voyage aboard an icebreaker, seeking to assess the state of the Arctic Ocean and how the melting ice affects the ocean's ability to absorb carbon dioxide.

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May 27, 2010

Gulf Leak Eclipses Exxon Valdez as Worst US Spill

News Source: ABC 7 News KGO-TV San Francisco.  Meg Caldwell, COS Executive Director, discusses the damages of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in comparison to the Exxon Valdez on ABC 7 news.

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