EDITORIAL

A new narrative for the ocean

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Science  07 Jun 2019:
Vol. 364, Issue 6444, pp. 911
DOI: 10.1126/science.aay2241

Summary

Narratives help frame our thinking and action. On the eve of World Oceans Day and in anticipation of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021–2030), a new narrative for the ocean is warranted—one that reflects current scientific knowledge and inspires new science and effective action.