Marine Science-Social Media

Marine Science-Social Media 2

Researchers at USF's College of Marine Science are finding new, creative ways to use social media to share what they're learning with students and the public. University Beat on WUSF TV shows you how an underwater vehicle is using Twitter to share information it’s discovering with both researchers and the public.

Marine Science-Social Media

USF’s College of Marine Science is increasingly using social media. This week’s University Beat on WUSF 89.7 introduces us to an instructor teaching her classes via Skype while on a research cruise…and to a solar-powered underwater vehicle that Tweets. Join us to find out how this technology is helping scientists share their knowledge about what’s going on deep below.

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Teresa Greely, USF College of Marine Science
Teresa Greely's Adventures at Sea blog
JOIDES Resolution blog
JOIDES Resolution Facebook page
Tavros Twitter
USF EcoSystems Technology Group website

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Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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