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Warming Seas Affect European Fish Stocks
2011-09-16 12:45:27

  The first "big picture" study of the effects of rapidly rising temperatures in the northeast Atlantic Ocean shows that a major shift in fish stocks is already well underway. But it isn't all bad news. The research, published Sept. 15 in Current Biology, shows that some fishes' losses are other fishes' gain. The study led by Dr Steve Simpson of the University of Bristol in collaboration with researchers from eight other institutions, is the first to combine a suite of European...

2011-07-25 14:58:00

NEW YORK, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Highly awarded and recognized global creative leader Alfonso Marian is joining OgilvyOne in New York as Chief Creative Officer reporting to North American Chief Creative Officer Steve Simpson and partnering with Mat Zucker, also Chief Creative Officer for OgilvyOne. A direct marketing veteran of the top agencies in Spain, Alfonso's work has been rewarded with over 80 top creative awards recognizing both breakthrough work and work that gets results....

2011-06-14 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MarketShare, the marketing analytics industry leader, announced today the appointment of Steve Simpson as EVP of Global Accounts and Strategic Growth. Based in London, Simpson will lead the company's efforts to drive demand for MarketShare's growing international operations in key markets, as well as drive strategic growth initiatives. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110614/LA19301LOGO) "We are thrilled to have market-leading talent...

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2011-06-01 09:55:33

Since the Industrial Revolution, over half of all the CO2 produced by burning fossil fuels has been absorbed by the ocean, making pH drop faster than any time in the last 650,000 years and resulting in ocean acidification. Recent studies have shown that this causes fish to lose their sense of smell, but a new study published May 31 in Biology Letters shows that fish hearing is also compromised. Working with Professor Philip Munday at James Cook University, lead author Dr Steve Simpson of the...

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2010-12-01 13:58:23

Unseasonal warm temperatures caused by El Niño have a profound effect on the fish populations of coral reefs in the South Pacific, scientists have found. An international team of biologists studied the arrival of young fish to the atoll of Rangiroa in French Polynesia for four years and compared their results with satellite and oceanographic data. They found that the El Niño event caused a sudden collapse in the plankton community and this led to a...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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