Online Resource – Video Science Glossary

The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory has launched a Video Glossary.  The site provides one- to two-minute video clips featuring a Berkeley Lab scientist or engineer as they explain terms related to their research for lay audiences.  Topics include:  weather and climate, carbon cycle, climate change, genomics, nanotechnology – more than 50 in a growing list of terms anyone may encounter and want to understand better.  Use a link on the site to send your suggestions for additional terms to include – more are added every week.

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Small Plants, Big Ocean – One Scientist’s Story

Jim Yoder from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution talks about his development as a scientist on the COSEE-Networked Ocean World website.

Year of Science Oceans and Water Pages

The Year of Science Oceans and Water website is now live. Explore these pages and get a chance to name a new species of jellyfish, ask an oceanographer a question, download videos from ocean research expeditions, visit the Fun Zone, and more.
Marine geophysicist Jian Lin deploying instruments. Jian will answer your questions by email!

Marine geophysicist Jian Lin deploying instruments. Jian will answer your questions by email!