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David Gruber: Researching with respect and a gentler touch

Jahawi Bertolli: Telling the story of the ocean

Salome Buglass: Protecting underwater mountain systems

Brian Skerry: Revealing the 'Secrets of the Whales'

Tara Roberts: Diving with a purpose

David Gruber: Researching with respect and a gentler touch

Jahawi Bertolli: Telling the story of the ocean

Salome Buglass: Protecting underwater mountain systems

Brian Skerry: Revealing the 'Secrets of the Whales'

Tara Roberts: Diving with a purpose

David Gruber: Researching with respect and a gentler touch

Jahawi Bertolli: Telling the story of the ocean

Salome Buglass: Protecting underwater mountain systems

Brian Skerry: Revealing the 'Secrets of the Whales'

Tara Roberts: Diving with a purpose

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Oceanic shark and ray populations have collapsed by 70 percent over 50 years
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What record-setting oceanographer Sylvia Earle can teach us about resilience

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