Posts Tagged ‘san francisco’

Earthquake Anniversary

Friday, April 18th, 2014
earthquakes, san francisco, preparedness, 1906, Japan, Mexico

On the anniversary of the 1906 seismic event, we look at recent earthquake news.

Shipping Lane Changes

Monday, July 1st, 2013
Extended Shipping Lanes for San Francisco Bay. Image Credit: Cordell Bank and Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Working Group for Vessel Strikes and Accoustic Impacts.

Near San Francisco, shipping lanes are extended to reduce the occurrence of whale and ship interactions.

Oysters and Acidification

Friday, June 14th, 2013
oysters, ocean acidification, san francisco, bay, chesapeake, japanese, peter roopnarine, reefs, larvae, larval

How does ocean acidification affect oysters? How do oysters affect acidification?

Mammoth Tooth

Friday, September 14th, 2012

A large mammoth tooth, discovered at a construction site in San Francisco, is coming to the Academy…

Birds of a Feather

Friday, November 11th, 2011

Birds of a feather: enjoy recent stories of the science of birds in today’s news roundup.

Urban Farming

Tuesday, October 4th, 2011

San Franciscans are getting their hands dirty! Farms are popping up all over our fair city.

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