Podcasts: May 2012

Making Waves

It’s the end of May … and that means it’s not only the start of the summer season, it’s the beginning of hurricane season. Most people know that NOAA’s National Weather Service plays a huge role when hurricanes threaten our coasts…but what role does NOAA’s National Ocean Service play? Find out in this episode — and learn about some of the online tools and information that you can use before, during, and after hurricanes strike.

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Diving Deeper

Today's Diving Deeper highlights some of the ways that oceanographic information is being used for non-navigational applications such as protecting life and property, emergency response, and coastal development. Join us for this interview with Allison Allen from the Center for Operational Oceanographic Products and Services to learn more.

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podcast iconMaking Waves: Ocean Today Edition

Episode 97 | 05.17.12

Making Waves Ocean Today video

Take three minutes out of your day to watch a video from NOAA's Ocean Today. In this episode, learn about the effect of black carbon — better known as soot — on Arctic climate. (3:46 minutes)

Diving Deeper Shorts

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Coastal Zone Management Act, today's Diving Deeper Shorts explores how coastal zone management is helping to safeguard our coastal areas.

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