Marine Geosciences

Marine Geosciences

Researchers use satellites to analyze global reef biodiversity

New technique can aid in coral reef protection and restoration efforts

http://news.miami.edu/rosenstiel/stories/2024/02/researchers-use-satellites-to-analyze-global-reef-biodiversity.html


Marine Geosciences

Researchers trace the health of coral reefs through tiny organisms

A National Science Foundation grant is helping University of Miami students and faculty members to investigate the health of global coral reefs by looking at the remains of foraminifera, single-celled organisms, that live near them.

http://news.miami.edu/rosenstiel/stories/2023/12/researchers-trace-the-health-of-coral-reefs-through-tiny-organisms.html


Marine Geosciences

2022 Tongan volcanic explosion was largest natural explosion in over a century, new study finds

Despite size, the mega-tsunami generated enormous waves, claimed few lives

http://news.miami.edu/rosenstiel/stories/2023/04/2022-tongan-volcanic-explosion-was-largest-natural-explosion-in-over-a-century-new-study-finds.html