David Roberts
Senior Staff Writer, covers energy and climate
Grist.org
Seattle, Washington

Jun. 28, 2013

Obama: U.S. Should Lead Assault on Climate Change

Without cooperation from Congress, President Obama has proposed his own plan for climate change.

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Humpback whales blow bubbles around schools of fish to concentrate them for easier capture. It's called a bubble net, says David Wiley, research coordinator for Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, and it's visible as a ring of bubbles at the surface. Now, with underwater digital tracking tags and custom visualization software, whale researchers can see what the whales are doing underwater when they're bubble-netting.

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