Oceanography

Rice University Dept. Earth Science

Geochemist Joins International Science Team in Gulf of Corinth

Rice University’s Clint Miller, a postdoctoral geochemist research associate in the Department of Earth, has joined an international team of scientists collecting the first sediment samples ever drilled from the Gulf of Corinth, near Greece.
Ocean Conservation

Institute Spearheads Effort to Protect Atlantic Menhaden

Dr. Ellen Pikitch, executive director of the Institute for Ocean Conservation Science, gathered signatures of more than 100 global scientists on a letter to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission seeking protection of the Atlantic Menhaden's role as prey.