David Hastings Marine Science is a marine geochemist and chemical oceanographer. He landed on the shores of Tampa Bay in 2000 to teach marine science, environmental science, and chemistry at Eckerd College. Dr. Hastings started this adventure studying chemistry at Princeton University and received his Ph.D. in chemical oceanography from the University of Washington. His primary research interest is paleoclimatology, understanding the history of past climate changes as revealed in ocean sediments. David Hastings Professor also studies the impact of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico on ocean sediments and microplastics in the marine environment.
The vast and mysterious oceans cover more than 70% of our planet’s surface, yet many of their secrets remain hidden beneath the waves. Marine science [..]
The world’s oceans cover more than 70% of the Earth’s surface and play a vital role in sustaining life. Marine science encompasses various disciplines dedicated [..]