“Rediscovering The Shore”

“Rediscovering The Shore”


A video uploaded June 15th, 2014 on Youtube

A conversation between professors and authors, Ole Mouritsen, Professor of Gastrophysics, and John R. Gillis, Rutgers University Professor Emeritus of History.

Ole Mouritsen is a Professor of Gastrophysics at the University of Southern Denmark. He is author of Seaweeds, edible, available, and sustainable (University of Chicago Press, 2013) and Umami: Unlocking the Secrets of the Fifth Taste (University of Columbia Press, 2014).

Learn More, John R. Gillis

The Human Shore: Seacoasts In History
In his new book, “The Human Shore: Seacoasts in History” published by University of Chicago Press, November 2012, historian John R. Gillis explores the deep history of seacoasts, the original home of humankind.

The Coastal Consciousness of John Gillis, The Chronicle Of Higher Education

Coastal Care

Related Posts

In Memory and Appreciation of Claire Le Guern

In Memory and Appreciation of Claire Le Guern

Fukushima: Japan announces it will dump contaminated water into sea

Fukushima: Japan announces it will dump contaminated water into sea

Two Beaches: Haukland and Uttakleiv Leknes, Lofoten, Norway; by Norma J. Longo

Two Beaches: Haukland and Uttakleiv Leknes, Lofoten, Norway; by Norma J. Longo

Japan rocked by ‘aftershock’ from devastating 9.0-magnitude quake that hit in 2011

Japan rocked by ‘aftershock’ from devastating 9.0-magnitude quake that hit in 2011

SAF Video

Beach of the Month

Photo of the Month

Plastic Pollution

Sand Wars – United Nations-GEA

Sand Mining Detrimental Effects

The World’s Beaches

Coastal Care Junior

NASA – Fly along with NASA’s fleet of Earth science missions and observe Earth from a global perspective in an immersive, 3-D environment.