Research Highlights


From Oceanus Magazine

On (and Below) the Waterfront

New York’s expanded port caused unseen changes in Newark Bay

The Living Breathing Ocean

Can ‘ocean elevators’ carry excess carbon to the deep?

Mysteries of the Red Sea

This largely unexplored sea has features found nowhere else

The Current that Feeds the Galápagos

Gliders reveal path of a mammoth ‘river’ in the Pacific Ocean

Can We Improve Monsoon Forecasts?

The ocean may be a key missing link

The Recipe for a Harmful Algal Bloom

Many ingredients mix in the ocean to make toxic shellfish

A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Ocean

Following seawater pathways to help predict climate changes

Forecasting Where Ocean Life Thrives

Scientists focus on seams in the ocean called 'fronts'


News Releases

Antarctic Bottom Waters Freshening at Unexpected Rate

Shift could disturb ocean circulation and hasten sea level rise, researchers say

Salty Oceans Can Forecast Rain on Land

Scientists report on new mechanism for seasonal rainfall prediction

WHOI Scientists Receive $1 Million Grant from MacArthur Foundation

Project will develop science-based climate change adaptation solutions for coastal communities