About Michael Bear

Michael Bear is Citizen Science Project Director and co-founder of  Ocean Sanctuaries.  He is also a member of the  American Academy of Underwater Sciences (AAUS )  and co-founder of Ocean Sanctuaries, a non-profit dedicated to creating and supporting marine citizen science programs for diving public. 

See: http://oceansanctuaries.org/

 

He  lives and works  in San Diego.

For more about details, see: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelbear

My News

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by Michael Bear / Ocean Sanctuaries
November 17, 2017
By Michael Bear for SciTech Connect "Two revolutions have been occurring at the same time in recent years: the citizen science revolution and the artificial intelligence revolution. And revolution is not too strong a term to use for either. Although one could say that citizen science has been...
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by Michael Bear / Ocean Sanctuaries
October 05, 2017
By Kristin Bulter, SciStarter.com "During the past eight years, what started as a simple survey of local dive sightings has grown to an international study of sevengills and other shark species, an online platform that uses NASA technology to analyze shark freckles, and a social media presence that...
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by Michael Bear / Ocean Sanctuaries
September 06, 2017
Backstory: At the beginning of this year, out-of-the-blue, I was asked to contribute to a chapter on sharks by a gentleman I knew on Facebook: Peter Mieras. He runs a dive business in British Columbia. He saw my name attached to various posts having to do with sharks and citizen science, so he...