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    Beach walkers invited to help penguin research

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    23 January 2023
    A Western Australian Marine Science Institution project, led by a scientist from The University of Western Australia, is inviting people to help penguin research while getting fit.
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    New reports highlight Albany's potential to ride ocean energy wave

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    19 January 2023

    Albany’s potential to be a super power when it comes to harnessing clean energy from oceans has been backed by two new reports which outline the Great Southern region’s internationally superior offshore energy resource and the ‘Value in Waves’ for WA’s future economy.

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    They say we know more about the Moon than about the deep sea. They’re wrong.

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    16 January 2023
    The idea that we know more about the Moon than the deep sea has been repeated for decades. We investigated this supposed 'fact' and found it has no scientific basis.

What would an ocean be without a monster lurking in the dark? It would be like sleep without dreams.

Werner Herzog

WHO WE ARE

UWA Oceans Institute

The Oceans Institute nurtures an ecosystem of cross-disciplinary researchers and educators to serve the needs of the ocean community of Western Australia, the Indian Ocean and the world.

We are committed to supporting the scholarship of our blue planet for a better tomorrow.

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We pay our respects to the past and present Traditional Owners of the land on which our experts reside, the Whadjuk Nyoongar people of Western Australia, and to all the native peoples of the lands and seas on which our researchers work.

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