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Oceanography vs marine research

  1. Sep 18, 2008 #1
    Hi all,

    In a document, I read the two terms above and it really puzzles me. Please help me to see the difference between the two.

    Thanks
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Sep 18, 2008 #2
    Oceanography is the exploration and study of the ocean. Marine research I think deals more with the study of marine organisms. Someone with more knowledge than I could answer this more adequately.
     
  4. Sep 19, 2008 #3
    Thanks, that's quite clear.
     
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