Essays about: "Ocean s 8"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the words Ocean s 8.

  1. 1. Big Dyke Energy? : Commodification and Queer Female Meaning-Making in the Reception of Ocean’s 8 (Gary Ross, 2018)

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Esmé Fransen; [2020]
    Keywords : Ocean’s 8; commodification; queer female reception; epiphenomena; popular Film; commodity lesbianism; Cate Blanchett;

    Abstract : In a media landscape that continues to be characterized by heteronormativity, queer female audiences are continuously finding ways to make popular texts their own. Previous scholarship on queer female reception has largely approached queer meaning-making as a text-audience relationship, a perspective which disregards the position of films as commodities surrounded by an extensive promotional network. READ MORE

  2. 2. Applications of Solar Thermal Technology for Plastic Waste Management in Developing Communities

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Daniela Mewes; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : As the plastic industry continues to grow globally, with plastic materials contained in a vast quantity of consumer products, the management of the resultant waste has become one of the greatest challenges of our time. Greater than 8 million metric tons of plastics were estimated to enter the world’s oceans as of 2010, with an even larger amount remaining on land. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design of a free-rotating wing sail for an autonomous sailboat

    University essay from KTH/Marina system

    Author : Claes Tretow; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : There is an accelerating need for ocean sensing where autonomous vehicles can play a key role in assisting engineers, researcher and scientists with environmental monitoring and colleting oceanographic data. This thesis is performed in collaboration with a research group at The Royal Institute of Technology that currently develops an autonomous sailboat to be used as a sensor carrying platform for autonomous data acquisition in the Baltic Sea. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effect of Exposure to Microplastic Particles on Baltic Sea Blue Mussel (Mytilus edulis) Filtration Rate

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Mathias Jönsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : This study sought to investigate the effect of microplastics on Mytilus edulis’s ability to filtrate water. The mussels were sampled at Hanö bay located in the Baltic Sea, and were transported to a controlled environment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Benthic mapping of the Bluefields Bay fish sanctuary, Jamaica

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Karen Mcintyre; [2015]
    Keywords : remote sensing; image classification; GIS; acoustic survey; benthic habitat mapping; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Small island states, such as those in the Caribbean, are dependent on the nearshore marine ecosystem complex and its resources; the goods and services provided by seagrass and coral reef for example, are particularly indispensable to the tourism and fishing industries. In recognition of their valuable contributions and in an effort to promote sustainable use of marine resources, some nearshore areas have been designated as fish sanctuaries, as well as marine parks and protected areas. READ MORE