Sea Talk

Sea Talk Video - Coast Day 2017

This is SeaTalk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

Coast Day is a fun way to discover more about our marine world, and this year’s event will focus on a wide range of exciting discoveries – on land...Read more

Sea Talk Video - ROV's

Much of the world’s ocean is largely unexplored, however a wide range of robotic tools have been helping to change that. One such tool is remotely operated vehicles, or ROVs. An ROV is an underwater robot that is controlled by scientists through a long cable that tethers it securely to a...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Seafood Chowder

The chilly, short days of winter are a perfect time to warm up next to a cozy fire with a hearty soup! So why not mix up a delicious pot of seafood chowder to simmer on the stove?  Seafood options like clams, shrimp, and crab can add a burst of flavor to...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Zooplankton

This is Sea Talk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

The Delaware Bay is home to a wide variety of small animals who go with the flow of the currents. These weak swimmers are known as plankton, which comes from the Greek word for “drifting.” Zooplankton...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Coastal Communities - Laurel project

This is Sea Talk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

The waters of Broad Creek flow through the Town of Laurel, serving as a scenic focal point in the heart of town. A project aimed at improving water quality in the creek and the wider Chesapeake Bay watershed led Delaware Sea...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Bald Eagle Population Rebound

This is Sea Talk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

The bald eagle was chosen as a national symbol for the United States in 1782 for its strength, beauty, and long life, but this native raptor has faced several challenges since then. Their numbers went into serious decline last...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Clownfish and coral habitat research

This is Sea Talk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.
 
Clownfish are often quickly identified as ‘Nemo!’ when spotted by children thanks to a starring role on the big screen. The common clownfish is easily recognized due to its bright orange color and bold white...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Proper Fishing Bait Disposal

This is Sea Talk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.
 
Do you enjoy fishing? Watch those bloodworms! Live bait worms that are imported from outside the region may carry unwanted hitchhikers, like small crabs and snails, in their seaweed packaging. These tiny non-...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Add Goldenrod to Your Garden

This is SeaTalk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

Looking for a beautiful native plant to add to your garden this Spring? Consider adding seaside goldenrod, a perennial commonly found flowering in late summer in sand dunes and along the margins of coastal salt marshes...Read more

Sea Talk Video - Raindrop Science

This is SeaTalk: Ocean News from the University of Delaware.

Have you ever stared out the window on a rainy day and wondered if raindrops are really shaped like tears? Scientists have been curious too, and the answer is that when water falls from the sky, it doesn’t take the shape that...Read more

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