Deep-Sea News Now in Korean Syndication

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Today I feel like the creator of Law and Order.  At any given minute you could find a this wonderful law series playing on a cable station.  Any given minute.  Sometimes you could find it playing simultaneously on two.  Dum…dum…

Screen Shot 2013-07-09 at 12.14.27 PMSo today I’m happy to announce that DSN as partnered with Arami, a  group of volunteers supporting the Korean Marine Environment Management(KOEM) agency dedicated to ocean preservation. The agency selects hundreds of college students every year to help promote ocean conservation and literacy. Arami is a combination of  Ara(아라), the sea in ancient Korean, and Mi(美),  beauty in Chinese.

Snailoft1-600x383kOur first Korean translated article is up there and based on Alex’s awesome post on the effects of antidepressant medications on the intertidal.

Now you can read it in Korean as well!!!!!

So much thanks to Arami for painstakingly translating the article.  There is more to come as well!!!


Dr. M (1729 Posts)

Craig McClain is the Assistant Director of Science for the National Evolutionary Synthesis Center, a National Science Foundation supported initiative. He has conducted deep-sea research for 20 years and published over 50 papers in the area. He has participated in and led dozens of oceanographic expeditions taken him to the Antarctic and the most remote regions of the Pacific and Atlantic. Craig’s research focuses on how energy drives the biology of marine invertebrates from individuals to ecosystems, specifically, seeking to uncover how organisms are adapted to different levels of carbon availability, i.e. food, and how this determines the kinds and number of species in different parts of the oceans. Craig’s research has been featured on National Public Radio, Discovery Channel, Fox News, National Geographic and ABC News. In addition to his scientific research, Craig also advocates the need for scientists to connect with the public and is the founder and chief editor of the acclaimed Deep-Sea News (, a popular ocean-themed blog that has won numerous awards. His writing has been featured in Cosmos, Science Illustrated, American Scientist, Wired, Mental Floss, and the Open Lab: The Best Science Writing on the Web. His forthcoming book, Science of the South (, connects cultural icons of South such as pecan pie with the science behind them.

One comment on “Deep-Sea News Now in Korean Syndication
  1. This is a very good thing. The more science is shared with people, including those with other languages, the better.

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