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  • Writer's pictureKristina Barclay

OA News (You Could Use) June 17, 2021

Here are some of the latest happenings in the world of ocean acidification in Canada and beyond!

UCalgary ocean acidification poet takes the world stage for Oceans Week

University of Calgary’s own, Samantha Jones (Ph.D Candidate, Geography), was interviewed last week for World Oceans Day on CBC Radio Calgary’s The Homestretch to share her poem, “Ocean Acidification”, and her experiences combining science and poetry on the world stage!

Listen to the interview here (~8 min).

Read our Scientist Spotlight interview with Samantha here.

New Resource

From the OA Alliance: “The OA Alliance is excited to unveil our updated website, complete with a new resources section including the OA Action Plan toolkit, posters and infographics, publications, webinars, workshops, events and more!!”

Visit their new website:

In the News

“Petrifying Climate Change”

Source: Hakai Magazine

Read the full article here.

New Paper of Interest

Peijnenburg, Katja T. C. A., Arie W. Janssen, Deborah Wall-Palmer, Erica Goetze, Amy E. Maas, Jonathan A. Todd, and Ferdinand Marlétaz. 2020. The origin and diversification of pteropods precede past perturbations in the Earth’s carbon cycle. PNAS, 117:25609-25617.


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