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MSC faculty writes about oysters for “Wired UK”

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Associate Professor Jon Grabowski has written a piece for Wired UK‘s “The World in 2015″ edition about oysters and how they may be able to help curb climate change.

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Adaptability of Antarctic icefish to global warming

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The MSC’s Bill Detrich investigates the impacts of global warming on icefish to determine whether they have the capacity to survive in warmer seas.

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How does marine life survive climate extremes?

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MSC Assistant Professor, Tarik Gouhier, received NSF funding to develop new methods for studying how Gulf of Maine organisms respond to climate extremes.

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3Qs: Why time is now to link science, ocean policy

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MSC professor Brian Helmuth, has co-authored a paper in Nature Climate Change examining the need to further integrate science into U.S. climate and ocean policy.

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Nature Climate Change publishes MSC faculty’s paper

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MSC Professor Brian Helmuth recently co-authored a paper about science integration into US climate and ocean policy

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Environmental and Temporal Scales Affect Biological Predictions

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Climate models can help to predict biological responses to climate change, even when species are accustomed to fluctuating conditions

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Predicting climate change: Testing a model

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Professor Brian Helmuth and colleagues in Italy continue to test models predicting climate change over space and time

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Communicating climate change

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Together with faculty members from three of the University’s Colleges, Professor Brian Helmuth is working to communicate about climate change through his own work and that of the Urban Coastal Sustainability Initiative.

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