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Week of April 8, 2018
Mon Apr 9

Environmental Risk Factors in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

11:00 AM • Harbourton Auditorium
Elijah Stommel, Dartmouth College

Woods Hole Research Center Science Seminar

Sponsor: Woods Hole Research Center

Tue Apr 10

Chaotic Advection, Mixing, and Property Exchange in Three-Dimensional Ocean Eddies and Gyres

10:30 AM • Clark 507
Genevieve Jay Brett, MIT-WHOI Joint Program

Doctoral Dissertation Defense of Thesis

Sponsor: Academic Programs Office

Molecular Approaches to Dating Innovations in Carbon Metabolism

12:15 PM • Clark 507
Danielle Gruen, WHOI

Sponsor: MC&G Department

Reconstructing the Evolutionary Self-Organization of Ecosystem Metabolism in the Oceans

1:30 PM • Clark 507
Rogier Braakman, MIT

Geodynamics Seminar Series

Sponsor: Academic Programs Office

New Insights on Turbulent Horizontal Convection from Experiments and Simulations

3:05 PM • Clark 507
Pierre-Yves Passaggia, University of North Carolina

Sponsor: Physical Oceanography Department

Wed Apr 11

Characterizing Oceanic Turbulence and Particle Fields Using In Situ Imaging Systems

12:15 PM • Smith Conference Room
Aditya Nayak, Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, Florida Atlantic University

Sponsor: AOP&E Department

Thu Apr 12

Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria at the Beach

12:00 PM • Redfield Auditorium
Megan May, WHOI

Sponsor: Biology Department

Fri Apr 13

There will be no seminars today

12:00 PM

Other Events and Notes of Interest

PEANUT BUTTER CLUB: September 28

Presents the video “NOVA Wonders What's Living in You?” on Friday, September 28, at noon, in Redfield Auditorium, 45 Water St., Woods Hole. Discover how a world of microbes living in and on you can make you sick. Sponsored by the WHOI Visitor Center. Coffee, tea, and cookies served. Donations accepted.

WOODS HOLE PUBLIC LIBRARY: September 29

Welcomes filmmaker Marnie Crawford Samuelson on Saturday, September 29, at 3:30 p.m., with her two new films Fire Station 88.1 and Keeper.  The first features the recent fires in Napa Valley California. The second, which was shown at the Woods Hole Film Festival this summer, is about the Woods Hole Drawbridge. Marnie will be at the screening to answer questions, and will have copies available for purchase. The event is free and open to the public and will be held in the lower level meeting room. For more information, view the website www.woodsholepubliclibrary.org or call the library at (508) 548-8961.

LUNCH AND LEARN AT CARRIAGE HOUSE: October 12

Learn about sheep, sheepdogs, and regenerative agriculture at Peterson Farm with Diana Wickman and Simon Thorrold on Friday, October 12, at 12:15 p.m., in Carriage House located on WHOI’s Quissett Campus. Sponsored by WHOI’s Sustainability Task Force: http://www.whoi.edu/website/sustainability/home

WHOI OCEAN SCIENCE DISCOVERY CENTER & GIFTSHOP:

Located at 15 School Street, Woods Hole, is open 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday – Saturday in September and October. For more information, call (508) 289-2663. WHOI merchandise is available year-round by visiting our online store at http://shop.whoi.edu/.