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Marine biology is the study of organisms that live in the ocean or any body of water. It deals with the relationship between ocean phenomena, and the adaptation and distribution of organisms.
Krill eat small animals called zooplankton. Zooplankton in turn eat phytoplankton, the 'grass of the sea', which are extremely small plants that are are nurtured by minerals that come up in cold water from the ocean floor toward the upper levels of water in the ocean. Krill also eat algae, a gree…
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Some fish do, but not exactly like humans. Bony saltwater fish lose water by osmosis. To replenish the lost water, the fish need to drink.
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Department of Homeland Security jobs did not exist in their present form 10 years ago.what IS THIS MEAN
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Marine biology is the study of plants and animals that live in the sea.
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passive transport
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what DO marine biologists do ?!?!!? Answer They study the plant and animal life in the oceans. They collect data and if a marine animal is sick they take it in and help it get better.
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well they'er barly lobsters but they survive by using there humungus claws they pinch there prey or something else they need to pinc
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Answer ,go to a school about it and they can teach you or an aquarium or sea world
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That would depend on the degree you have and your past work experience.
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marine biology can be very hazardous because it involves alot of swimming, and if you can't swim well, then you might drown. also, it involves diving or traveling by submarine deep into oceans. sharks and other meat-eaters are a huge hazard if swimming, while running out of gasoline or getting smush…
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30 to 70 thousand yearly
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Answer lot and lots of gcses and to be brainy and work really hard (this answer is bad and useless) Actually, you need a lot of things, according to the University of Hawaii. 1 year College physics in labs (calculas/non-calculas) More knowledge on Chemistry would raise your chances of …
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Swordfish can swim up to 110 km/h (68 mph). It's difficult to measure but numerous source say it's the sail fish but that was when it was leaping and only for short bursts. The dolphin is the fastest swimmer over longer distances (when alarmed), but perhaps the the killer whale is faster being able …
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Answer Gold fish is one aquatic animal with scales.
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Answer Attempting to find the best school particular to a field of study can be somewhat frustrating. Every institution has it's strengths and weaknesses and it depends on who is judging it based on an individual perception. Still, the important issue is to make sure the college or university of…
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Reasons why the Baiji Dolphins are being killed: The Yangtze river Dolphin is the most endangered species on the planet and almost extinct. Unsustainable fishing and mass shipping. China industrialised and transformed the Yangtze into a crowded artery of mass shipping, fishing and pow…
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The best school for marine biology is located in Florida it is called the Atlantic university.
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$30-$70 thousand a year. :)
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Hull fatigue in oil tankers, tankers breaking up in heavy seas, rust in pipelines. It is not possible to extract oil out of the ground or from the sea bed without spilling at least some oil. Many major oil spills have been avoidable, by spending more money on maintainence and inspection of tankers a…
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I want to be a marine biologist and I need help finding a good school. I am also only fifteen years old, my name is Bailey Briggs. I am currently a freshman at Church Point High School, in Curch Point Louisiana. I am very much interested in Marine Biology, please help me out. Also please reply back…
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Marine biology is the scientific study of organisms in the ocean or other marine bodies of water. There are a few sub fields, including phycology, invertebrate zoology, and ichthyology.
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You need plenty of science credits and your bachelors degree. It would take about six years to get a Master's degree in Marine Biology. A degree ranging from a bachelors of science to a doctors degree.
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no body cares idiots
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This is kind of tricky. Krill are actually small shrimp, but capable of purposeful swimming. Plankton, by definition, are all the little things in the water, some plants, some animals, that are not capable of purposeful swimming. That is, even if they swim a little, it is not enough to move them sig…
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The mid-ocean ridge is the Earth's longest continuous mountain range, approximately 55-65 thousand kilometers long and bilaterally divided by a valley called a rift. The mid-ocean ridge is a volcanic feature caused by the spreading apart of oceanic plates as part of plate tectonics. The sea floor at…
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you need at Least 2 science A leves and annother a level
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Waves on the beach aren't diffusing, merely spreading over sand and flowing away
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Fish have evolved to survive in water. If they didnt have water they can't breathe, they dry up and die. Some can live up to 8 hours without water as long as it is on ice. A fish in an aquarium has to have a water pump that supplies air bubbles for oxygen.
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The prospects for marine biology jobs are good. An increase in employment of approximately 21 percent from 2008 to 2018 is expected. A marine biologist can work in the private sector, academia, or in research.
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10 years of collage and studies post High School education.
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Marine fauna and flora are most important. We depended on fauna (Animals) for food and in some countries flora (plants) also. If we can not protect the marine environment may damage of ecosystem. still we are doing research on marine life and organisms and we are extracting marine drugs also, these …
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A few of the many are: Marine Ethology, Coral Taxonomy, Micro Biology, Marine Mammology, Icthyology, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Deep Sea ecology, Marine Herpetology, Marine Ornithology, Marine Invertebrate zoology.
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The job growth or job outlook is 31% {higher than normal}. The will choose people with higher experince and higher education. So i suggest you get a higher education and experince.
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An example could be smelling a fart from across a room or smelling some sort of smell.
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Vacuoles are found in the cytoplasm of most plant cells and some animal cells. Vacuoles are membrane-bound compartments that can serve a variety of secretory, excretory, and storage functions. Vacuoles and their contents are considered to be distinct from the cytoplasm, and are classified as ergasti…
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it is someone that controls marines.
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duke u. Washington mit u. of Florida Florida state dalhousie university, nova scotia university of british Columbia university of Alberta university of Michigan cornell university of New Hampshire university of Maine, orono university of kansas university of California--berkeley, santa …
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Marine biology started when it did
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4 years of college and 3 years of practice.
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Coral filters tiny particles that are in the water.
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Stingrays, with their wide, flat bodies are fish. They are related to sharks, and, like their shark cousins, they do not have bones. Stingrays have broad fins that run the all along their bodies, giving them a flat, roundish shape. These they flap like wings.
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I would say 55 hours depending on what branch of it you are trained in. Double check though to be really safe. -Mariah:D
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Galveston is one of the top colleges in the country for Marine Biology which means you CAN get a Bachelor's Degree. One of the best! From their web site: Curriculum in Marine Biology (MARB) The Department of Marine Biology offers these three degree programs: Marine Biology (MARB), Marine Biology L…
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You can obtain this information by going to www.collegeboard.com/splash/ and using the sites College MatchMaker search engine, or you can also click on the related links below which will take you directly to the site. You can research colleges and universities by name, or by programs of study, or b…
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Natural resources can be renewable and non-renewable.
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Salt solution makes seeds rubbish and crap and not grow so they die and fail. We had planned this with our teacher and it turn out to be bullsh*t. In conclusion i suggest you use a more trusted site or go and suck lollypops, by brother waj
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Most arteries carry oxygenated (oxygen-rich) blood from the heart to the rest of the body. Most veins carry deoxygenated (containing less oxygen and more carbon dioxide and other wastes) blood from the body tissues to the heart, which then sends that blood through the pulmonary system to be oxygenat…
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To be a marine biologist you need to be really into science, maths and geography. I recommend this website: http://www.wisegeek.com/how-can-i-become-a-marine-biologist.htm.
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You can obtain this information by going to www.collegeboard.com/splash/ and using the sites College MatchMaker search engine, or you can also click on the related links below which will take you directly to the site. You can research colleges and universities by name, or by programs of study, or b…
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"Guaranteed"- Jake and Amir
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Sponges were originally made from the marine creature the sponge. Technology advancements allow sponges to be made of microfibers that are much more efficient.
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A whale shark
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Cuttlefish are marine invertebrates in the mollusc class class cephalopoda alongside octopi and squid. Like swuid they have elongated bodies with eight arms and two tentacles. They prey on other marine animals including small fish and various invertebrates. Cuttlefish are known for their remarkable …
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Most national review rank Harvard University, Cornell University and Duke University as the top three Marine Biology schools in the nation.
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Marine Biologists, on average, make somewhere between 30 and 70 thousand dollars a year. They aren't paid well enough if you ask me.i agree on 30 to 70 and i think their salary shall increase for the wonderful work and discoveries they have done over the years.
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Why are you asking me
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i dont know.. it might but that is the same ezact question im looking up
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im having kd for dinner. Come over to experience the great taste!
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Squid, like other cephalopods, lay eggs. When an egg hatches, the immature squid is referred to as a larva (plural larvae).
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That depends...:) good luckk .
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Metapenaeus monoceros and also potamalpheops sp.
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when i was looking for a future career my research came up with about $70,000
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A minimum of a BS degree in Biology
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The habitat is usually on a rock or under a rock like coral They usally burry them self under mud
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Blind Cave Tetra Belize Land Crab Grotto Salamanders Olm Salamander Animals without eyes usually live in the deepest parts of the oceans. They don't need eyes, they don't have them. They use hearing and sense of touch to locate prey, and food. Worms don't and some fish from the depth of the oce…
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There is some growth in this profession, due to changing conditions in the marine environment and wildlife mainly because of human activity. While there will be job openings for marine biologists, the field is growing much slower than many other occupations.
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Sharks, squids and fish
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yes.
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The length of a liver is dependent on many things like sex, age, body size and health. Normally woman's liver is around 7 inches long and a man's is around 9-11 inches long.
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There are MILLIONS of animals in the world's oceans. Explorers are still discovering new life forms.
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No one knows how many plants are in the oceans because the plants have never been counted. It is estimated that there are hundreds of thousands of species of plants living in the ocean.
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Sea stars live in the mid tide zone or the low tide zone of the rocky shores habitat.
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It is important to save water because one day the earth may run out of water. If you haven't noticed the oceans and rivers are slowly draining due to people using so much water. Once we don't have water we won't be able to live. One way we can save the water is by using DESALINATION. Water desalinat…
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There are a few candidates: 1) the Portuguese man 'o' war (and other jellyfish) - also poisonous 2) the Beaked Sea Snake - highly venomous 3) the Great White Shark - but it rarely eats humans
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Eugenie Clark was 92 years old when she died on February 25, 2015 (birthdate May 4, 1922).
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The domain is Eukara, and the kingdom is Protista.
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They tag and track marine mammals to study their routes and behaviors over a certain time period.Studying how acidification is affecting marine mammals.Studying the environment to see where specific marine mammals may live or migrate to.The communication between the marine mammals using echolocation…
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A marine biologist can work at zoo's, nature preserves and for foundations that study marine life. Most marine biologists work in a research capacity. They have a wide variety of jobs to choose from and make good money.
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One area of specialization, the emerging field of marine biotechnology, offers great opportunity for marine biologists. In addition, research in the new field presents a wide range of possible applications. For example, in the biomedical focus area, scientists develop and test drugs, many of which c…
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Marine biology is a vast discipline incorporating every aspect of biology but with a marine emphasis, this ranges from ecology (which is heavily statistical) to physiology. So in answer to your question, yes it is used, the need however depends on what path you take. Vector calculus has proved to b…
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'Porifera' is one, here's some others:Tube Sponge (Callyspongia vaginalis) The Tube Sponge is one of the most common varieties of sea sponge to be found on the reef. It is distinguished by its long tube-shaped growths, and ranges in color from purple to blue, gray, and gray-green. Filtered water is…
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The average person has ten fingers, five on each hand. At least that is what we say. Actually, the average person has eight fingers and two thumbs.
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Generally, no.
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Herbivores are animals that only eat plants, not meat. One of the major herbivores in a marine biome is a manatee, which eats sea grasses and other aquatic plants. Also, many fish are herbivores too. Fish can eat a wide variety of foods ranging from plankton to seaweed, to other fish. Overall, there…
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The water vascular system is a hydraulic system used by echinoderms, such as starfish and sea urchins, for locomotion, food and waste transportation, and respiration.
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Caredea
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They breathe in water, remove oxygen, and breath it out
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The coral eats 31, or 24/7.
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A beach berm is a mound of loose material (sand, shingles, shells, jetsam, flotsam) on the backshore of a beach.It records the height to which waves have washed up the beach face at high tide.A beach can bear more than one berm. When so, the highest berm will be landward of lower berm(s).
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You can obtain this information by going to www.collegeboard.com/splash/ and using the sites College MatchMaker search engine, or you can also click on the related links below which will take you directly to the site. You can research colleges and universities by name, or by programs of study, or b…
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Some animals in the marine west coast include the new Zealand seals and birds that are 5mm wide. The fish there is called flounder and the flounder is very pink.
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The university of san Diego was the best choice of majoring in marine biology.
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aids birth control and DNA testing.
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There are 11 football players on each side of the ball (offense and defense)
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10 times smaller than a pen tip
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