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California Ocean Research Collaboration Network

Credit Bob Miller

UC Santa Barbara is at the center of myriad projects and conversations about the composition, health and future of the world’s oceans. A new effort led by UCSB marine ecologist Bob Miller focuses on California. With a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), Miller and his colleagues are bringing together key members of the scientific community researching coastal Southern California as

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R.A. Industries Celebrates 40+ Years in Business

R.A. Industries and Rep. Lou Correa

R.A. Industries is celebrating more than 40 years in business this year. The company’s origins start even further back. Sixty years ago, the Follman family of Orange County, California, supplied upstream components to the oil and gas industry for subsea, deep-sea and land applications. It all began with Adam Follman from Michigan, who relocated to California at a time when

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Polar Scout Project Tests Mini Satellites Over Arctic

The U.S Coast Guard (USCG) Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (RDT&E) Program, in partnership with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), launched two 6U CubeSats from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California in December. The CubeSats, or miniature satellites, are part of the Polar Scout project to evaluate the effectiveness of space-based sensors in support of

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