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Neil Armstrong in space capsule
September 25, 2012

Newest Navy Research Vessel Is Named Neil Armstrong

Ship will be operated by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Source: Media Relations
exterior of new lab
September 20, 2012

Dedication Ceremony Held for New Laboratory

First WHOI LEED-certified building
Source: Media Relations
August 20, 2012

Construction Begins on Newest Ocean Research Ship

Source: Media Relations
August 2, 2012

WHOI to Host Public Event on Ocean Acidification

Source: Media Relations
headshot of Jeffrey Fernandez
July 23, 2012

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Names New CFO

Source: Media Relations
July 19, 2012

WHOI Announces 2012 Ocean Science Journalism Fellows

Source: Media Relations
Dr. Karen Lloyd Receives WHOI's Holger W. Jannasch Visiting Scholar Award

Dr. Karen Lloyd Receives WHOI's Holger W. Jannasch Visiting Scholar Award

May 25, 2012—The award recognizes Lloyd for her “outstanding contributions to the field of marine microbiology,” as well as her demonstrated excellence in mentoring students and commitment to educational public outreach.

WHOI Hosts Public Forum on Climate Change and Global Water Supplies

WHOI Hosts Public Forum on Climate Change and Global Water Supplies

May 17, 2012—Morss Colloquium event, “Drought or Deluge: The Ocean and Earth's Changing Water Cycle”

WHOI Researchers, Collaborators Receive $1.4 Million to Study Life in Ocean's Greatest Depths

WHOI Researchers, Collaborators Receive $1.4 Million to Study Life in Ocean's Greatest Depths

March 26, 2012—Scientists from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), University of Hawaii, Whitman College and international colleagues will conduct the first systematic study of life in the deepest marine habitat on Earth—ocean trenches.

Welcome to the New WHOI.edu
March 10, 2012

Welcome to the New WHOI.edu

You will find many changes to our new web site, all intended to improve your visit and help you find the information you need, faster.

OI Tech Expo
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Ocean Institutes "Technology in Ocean Science" Expo

WHOI’s Ocean Institutes displayed their advanced scientific tools in October’s "Technology in Ocean Science" Expo.

Visit of Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations
June 10, 2011

Visit of Admiral Gary Roughead, Chief of Naval Operations

On June 10, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution hosted a visit from Admiral Gary Roughead, the Chief of Naval Operations, marking the first such appearance at the Institution by a serving Chief of Naval Operations.

Air France Flight 447 Updates

The WHOI-led team searching in the Atlantic Ocean for the wreckage of Air France flight 447, which crashed in 2009, has confirmed locating pieces of the aircraft, reports the French air safety authority known as BEA.

WHOI?s Avery, Doney Selected AAAS Fellows
January 11, 2011

WHOI's Avery, Doney Selected AAAS Fellows

Source: Media Relations
October 14, 2010

WHOI Launches Ocean Awareness Video Campaign in NYC

Source: Media Relations
WHOI Returns to the TitanicWHOI Returns to the Titanic
August 23, 2010—A multi-institution expedition co-led by WHOI set off today from St. John's, Newfoundland, for the wreck of the RMS Titanic to survey the site in high-definition and 3-D.
August 3, 2010

WHOI To Mark New Lab with Groundbreaking Celebration

Source: Media Relations
WHOI in Times Square
July 15, 2010

WHOI in Times Square

WHOI takes its message to Times Square.

cameron at the epa meeting
June 17, 2010

WHOI Participates in Meeting Aimed at Finding Solutions to Control or Stop Oil Spill

Meeting held at behest of film director James Cameron
Source: Media Relations
May 18, 2010

WHOI?s Amy Bower Wins Unsung Heroine Award

Source: Media Relations
May 18, 2010

WHOI Selected to Operate Newest Navy Research Ship

Source: Media Relations
WHOI Participates in the Cambridge Science Festival
March 31, 2010

WHOI Participates in the Cambridge Science Festival

Saturday, April 24 from Noon to 4:00 p.m
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution to participate in the 2010 Cambridge Science Festival's Science Carnival. A multifaceted, multicultural event every spring, the Cambridge Science Festival makes science accessible, interactive and fun!

building plan
January 13, 2010

WHOI Receives $8.1 Million Grant to Construct New Laboratory

New building will enable fabrication and maintenance of new ocean observing systems
Source: Media Relations
2009 summer student fellows
November 13, 2009

A Summer of Science on the Sea

WHOI Summer Student Fellowships offer a taste of research life
Source: Oceanus Magazine
September 21, 2009

WHOI Will Host Public Forum on Sea Level Rise

Source: Media Relations
September 18, 2009

The WHOI Marine Mammal Center Is Born ...

... and other stories from around WHOI
Source: Oceanus Magazine
August 21, 2009

A Diversity of Geoscientists

New Woods Hole program encourages underrepresented groups
Source: Oceanus Magazine
September 2, 2009

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Will Lead Coastal and Global Observatories Effort

Partnership Moves Closer to Implementation of Ocean Observatories Initiative
Source: Media Relations
July 8, 2009

The Airplane That Studied the Ocean

Former oceanographic 'flyguy' reunites with his old plane
Source: Oceanus Magazine
April 2, 2009

Three Woods Hole Scientific Institutions Forge Alliance to Address Societal Issues

Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and Woods Hole Research Center Create New ?Woods Hole Consortium?
Source: Media Relations
three ships at the WHOI dock
April 1, 2009

WHOI Announces Completion of Comprehensive Campaign

Source: Media Relations
February 6, 2009

MIT/WHOI Joint Program Celebrates 40th Anniversary

An unorthodox but highly successful marriage between proud institutions
Source: Oceanus Magazine
student cultures mussels
March 4, 2009

WHOI and RTDC Announce Technology Transfer Partnership

Marine-based technologies target new and existing markets in ocean energy, aquaculture, and environmental technologies
Source: Media Relations
coral
October 22, 2008

Cold Water Corals Conference to be Held in Woods Hole

International Meeting Discusses Future Research of the Atlantic?s Cold-water Corals
Source: Media Relations
September 18, 2008

New Marine Mammal Center Formed at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

The multi-disciplinary center will focus on research and conservation
Source: Media Relations
April 15, 2008

Susan Avery Takes the Helm at WHOI

Avery is first atmospheric scientist (and woman) to lead the Institution
Source: Oceanus Magazine
April 15, 2008

Capital Campaign Heads into Homestretch

Source: Oceanus Magazine
November 30, 2007

OceanInsights for the Blind

WHOI scientist creates a bond with visually impaired students
Source: Oceanus Magazine
WHOI paleoclimate scientist dives on a coral reef off the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia.
October 22, 2007

KAUST, WHOI Finalize Research Collaboration

Partnership Will Foster Research Along Saudi Arabia Coast in Northern Central Red Sea
Source: Media Relations
September 30, 2007

WHOI Earns Reaccreditation

... and other Joint Program news
Source: Oceanus Magazine
September 30, 2007

Building International Bridges to Explore Ridges

Source: Oceanus Magazine
 Susan K. Avery
October 12, 2007

WHOI Names New President and Director

Susan K. Avery brings extensive scientific, interdisciplinary, and administrative experience
Source: Media Relations
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Will Lead Partnership to Establish Coastal and Global Observatories for Ocean Observatories Initiative
August 23, 2007

WHOI to Lead Ocean Observatory Partnership

Multimillion-dollar program will help transform understanding of the oceans
Source: Media Relations
Welcome to the new WHOI.edu
April 13, 2007

A New WHOI.edu

On April 20 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution will launch a new public website.

March 20, 2007

Two Ships Passing Passengers in the Night

WHOI research vessels Knorr and Tioga rendezvous at sea to evacuate injured mate
Source: Oceanus Magazine
October 12, 2006

Students Visit the Deep-sea Robot They Named

Source: Oceanus Magazine
October 11, 2006

Lessons from the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Mark Spear covered in mud
October 11, 2006

People Around WHOI

Source: Oceanus Magazine
October 5, 2006

WHOI Creates Office to Encourage Applied Oceanography

Source: Oceanus Magazine
jason jr. at wreck of Titanic
October 4, 2006

Engineers Honored for Pioneering Undersea Robot

Source: Oceanus Magazine
October 4, 2006

WHOI Scientists Provide Congressional Testimony

Source: Oceanus Magazine
June 23, 2006

New WHOI Class Helps Students Communicate with Public

Graduate students learn how to talk the talk when they're not talking with other scientists
Source: Oceanus Magazine
trustee campaign committee
June 23, 2006

People Around WHOI

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Robert Gagosian
June 23, 2006

WHOI President and Director Robert Gagosian Steps Down

James Luyten, executive vice president, becomes acting president & director
Source: Oceanus Magazine
John Farrington presides over his last commencement as vice president for Academic Programs at WHOI in September.
December 21, 2005

A Touchstone for Marine Chemists and Students Retires

John Farrington was celebrated by scientists and future scientists
Source: Oceanus Magazine
Claudia S. Heyman
December 21, 2005

Institution Receives Surprise Bequest

Students, journalists benefit from other WHOI programs and development activities
Source: Oceanus Magazine
The Stanley W. Watson Laboratory (foreground) and the Marine Research Facility (background) provide new offices and laboratories for more than 90 WHOI employees.
December 21, 2005

WHOI Opens New Research Facilities

Stanley W. Watson Laboratory and Marine Research Facility provide offices and labs for more than 90 employees
Source: Oceanus Magazine
modis globe from NASA
December 5, 2005

10,000 Earth & Ocean Scientists. Five days.

From the lithosphere to the blogosphere
Source: Oceanus Magazine
Al Woodcock
September 8, 2005

The Improbable Voyage of Al Woodcock

Through keen observation, a high school dropout became a highly respected scientist
Source: Oceanus Magazine
Anything-but-a-Boat Regatta
August 26, 2005

Anything-But-A-Boat Regatta

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Margaret Boettcher
August 26, 2005

Cartwheeling Grad Student Earns Panteleyev Award

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Terry Joyce testifies before Congress.
August 26, 2005

Joyce, Evans Give Testimony on Oceans to Congress

Source: Oceanus Magazine
August 25, 2005

Anderson Addresses UN Ocean Commission

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Alvin Pilot Gavin Eppard
June 30, 2005

Newest Alvin Pilot Comes Aboard

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Hart Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences
June 30, 2005

Hart Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Guy Nichols: Transforming Institutions
June 30, 2005

Guy Nichols: Transforming Institutions

Source: Oceanus Magazine

WHOI Announces $200 Million Capital Campaign
June 30, 2005

WHOI Announces $200 Million Capital Campaign

Source: Oceanus Magazine
A Tropical Research Paradise
June 30, 2005

A Tropical Research Paradise

Source: Oceanus Magazine

Institution Celebrates 75th Birthday in 2005
June 30, 2005

Institution Celebrates 75th Birthday in 2005

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Pittenger Fellowship Awarded to Naval Graduate Student
June 30, 2005

Pittenger Fellowship Awarded to Naval Graduate Student

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Celeste Fowler
June 30, 2005

Remembering a Scientist/Student/Artist

Source: Oceanus Magazine
WHOI Associates Have a New President
June 30, 2005

WHOI Associates Have a New President

Source: Oceanus Magazine
Risks and remedies from the sea
May 26, 2005

Risks and Remedies from the Sea

Scientists team up to study the ocean's effect on health
Source: Oceanus Magazine