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Overview of Marine Sciences for WAB Day 9

How do you become a Marine Biologist? 

Marine Biology and the Ocean Sciences are diverse and inspiring. There are many pathways in, and you don't need to take linear view. See the video below for a great overview from someone who worked on Blue Planet. 

More than dolphins...

This wonderful clip from the new Our Planet seriescaptures many elements of Marine Biology in 4 minutes.

Watch, listen, notice and wonder: 

  • How are ocean upwellings and currents supporting the food chain? 
  • Why are the lantern fish so abundant? What does this tell us about human impacts? 
  • How do the marine megafauna interact with the fish and each other? 

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