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Oysters reclaim ancient reefs in Chesapeake Bay

By: Rebecca Jacobson An Oyster Recovery Partnership boat scatters oyster shells covered in oyster larvae into the tributaries of the Chesapeake. Photo by the Paynter Lab/University of Maryland.For centuries, the oyster beds in the Chesapeake Bay were…  …

Filmmaker’s videogame makes corporations work to save the environment

AUSTIN, TEXAS — Philippe Cousteau, grandson of famed ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau, who’s taken up the family business of using film to shine a light on the world’s most important waters, has a unique new project that was turning heads at this year’s South by Southwest Interactive convention. Specifically, he’s…