SELECTED MEDIA COVERAGE
I enjoy opportunities to discuss some of what I think are the world’s most pressing (environmental) issues. But, far more important than my own fulfillment, it is very important to get scientific and engineering knowledge out of our labs and universities! Here are a few of my favorite clips.
NPR All Things Considered: Surfing For Science: A New Way To Gather Data For Ocean And Coastal Research
BBC Earth Unplugged: How Surfers Help Scientists Study the Ocean
Seeker (full version): Waves Can Tell Us A Lot About Climate Change, But You Have to Catch Them First
Seeker (short 1’ clip): With Smartfin tech, surfers are collecting crucial data on our oceans as citizen scientists
thisweek@ucsandiego: Campus Summit Encourages Collaboration to Solve Environmental Woes
The Liquid Grid: Smartfin: Crowdsurfing Ocean Data
Forbes: How Surfboards and IoT Are Making Waves In Climate Change Research
Science: Scientists put a ‘smartfin’ on my surfboard. Is it the next wave in ocean monitoring?
Surfer: Smartfin turns surfers into citizen scientists
Scripps Institution of Oceanography: Around the Pier: Scripps Scientists Help Create and Distribute a “Smartfin” that Turns Surfers into Citizen Scientists
Scripps Institution of Oceanography: Around the Pier: Standing Up for Science
CBS8, Innovate 8: SUP, Science
KCET: Scripps WavepHOx: Science Meets Adventure
Lehigh University: Water to row, water to purify, water to study