UM establishes Department of Ocean Sciences and Technology

MACAU, November 24 – The Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) of the University of Macau (UM) today (November 24) held the first Hong Kong-Macau Ocean Forum and the opening ceremony of the Department of Ocean Science and Technology. A number of renowned experts and scientists joined the forum to exchange ideas on the topic … Read more

4‑H Launches 2022 STEM Challenge Focused on Marine Science, Climate Change | 4-H

During 4-H STEM Month this October, youth across the country will apply their knowledge, creativity and innovation to learn about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) topics during the 15th annual 4- H STEM Challenge. This year’s theme, Explorers of the Deep, focuses on ocean exploration, marine science and the impact of climate change on … Read more

The world’s largest shark is not actually a predator, scientists have discovered

The largest shark in our oceans already has a reputation as a gentle giant, and it seems there’s more to it than we thought. whale sharks (Rhyncodon type) are filter feeders believed to gently purify the waters for small animals such as krill. Among the many tiny swimmers they scoop up is green, consisting of … Read more

Royal Caribbean is missing the boat on technology

Cruise line technology needs help Scott Kramer My wife and I went on a three-day cruise with two other couples last weekend – and quickly realized that Royal Caribbean is an epic fail when it comes to technology. After booking, our first connection to the cruise was an app that we were told we had … Read more