OPB |Nov. 21, 2014 12:50 p.m.
FRIDAY: Since the summer of 2013, sea stars along the pacific coast have been wasting away by the millions. Now scientists at Cornell University think they know why.
OPB |June 16, 2014 12:45 p.m.
MONDAY: Members of our EarthFix team will give us an update on the disease affecting sea stars in the Pacific ocean and a plan to kill thousands of birds preying on endangered salmon.
OPB |June 06, 2014 12:30 p.m.
FRIDAY: The disease has ravaged the Oregon coast over the past two weeks, afflicting 30 - 50 percent of one species of sea stars — a crucial predator in coastal ecosystems.
OPB |Feb. 03, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: The mysterious disease that affects these iconic sea creatures has been dubbed "sea star wasting syndrome."
Aug. 14, 2013 12:45 p.m.
Climate change is already effecting terrestrial life, but its effect on marine life is happening even quicker.
Dec. 03, 2012 12:45 p.m.
Ocean acidification is wreaking havoc on Northwest shellfish farms.
Aug. 26, 2011 9:45 a.m.
Oregon's biggest seafood cash crop brought in $49 million for crabbers, making this season the second most profitable Dungeness crab haul in industry history.
Aug. 18, 2011 9:35 a.m.
A geologist at Oregon State University said the Axial Seamount underwater volcano would erupt before 2014. And it totally did!
June 03, 2011 9:45 a.m.
What are tiny piece of plastic in the ocean doing to the marine life... and to us?
Oct. 27, 2009 9 a.m.
What should be done to help birds affected by a slimy foam off the coast of Oregon and Washington?
Aug. 26, 2009 9 a.m.
Rebroadcast: What do finds on our beaches tell us about the rest of the world?
July 10, 2009 9 a.m.
Jane Lubchenco talks about her new role as the head of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Feb. 27, 2009 9 a.m.
Should the Navy expand its training exercises off the Oregon coast?
Feb. 25, 2009 9 a.m.
To what degree should employees bear the burden of this economic crisis?
Feb. 23, 2009 9 a.m.
Is the economy sending you back to school?
Feb. 11, 2009 9 a.m.
Two Portland International Film Festival offerings make art of the accumulated past.
Nov. 25, 2008 midnight
What does it take to make a living at sea, or to wait at home for a loved one who does?
Sept. 19, 2008 midnight
What do finds on our beaches tell us about the rest of the world?
June 23, 2008 midnight
Are you ready to eat lower on the ocean's food chain?
May 27, 2008 midnight
How does the rising acidity of the ocean fit into the global climate change puzzle?
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