9/13/13 Link Round-Up

The Link Round-Up is back from vacation and we have lots of interesting and exciting things to share with you! There’s a video about the Sackler Colloquium, a new paper and infographic about how Twitter is changing research, the world’s largest volcano, a multimedia piece on sea level rise, and more below!

Infographic by Catherine Pratt

  • Meet the Tamu Massif volcano! Approximately the size of New Mexico, the recently unveiled world’s largest volcano resides under the Pacific ocean about 1,000 miles east of Japan and four miles below the ocean’s surface.

Tamu Massif 3D map

Until next time…

About Heather Reiff

Heather Reiff is the Science Policy Coordinator at COMPASS. She lives and works in Oregon, and draws inspiration from her local surroundings, as well as pictures and dreams of past and future travels. Her previous life as a dive instructor provides many underwater pictures to help fuel that inspiration.

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