Understanding evolution is an excellent introduction to teaching the science and history of evolutionary biology it explains for a general audience the mechanisms of evolution through varied resources and provides as overview of the history of evolutionary thought and the history of life on earth history of ideas, research, and. What is a marine biologist marine biologists study life in the oceans, and sometimes the oceans themselves they may investigate the behavior and physiological processes of marine species, or the diseases and environmental conditions that affect them. Online oceanography courses and classes overview students in online oceanography courses study the chemistry of seawater, the composition of the ocean floor and the human impact on marine life. A marine scientist studies waterbodies, performing a number of duties that vary by the specific job they may research, experiment, or create plans of action to improve and sustain aquatic life.
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