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February 05, 2018
Image of the Willamette River and Fremont Brige in Portland, Oregon

Image of the Willamette River in Portland, OR where the Ocean Sciences Meeting... more

In the News

May 21, 2018

The regular patrons of the White Shark Café have had some company lately. In March, two autonomous robots, called Saildrones, departed... more

May 16, 2018

In March 2009, engineer Richard Jenkins broke the world land speed record for a wind-powered vehicle by sailing a bright green sailboat... more