Research Highlights


From Oceanus Magazine

New Air-Launched Devices Help Study Hurricanes

ALAMO floats collect key ocean data to improve storm forecasts

Extreme Climate

A Conversation with WHOI's Caroline Ummenhofer

The Hotspot for Marine Life

Pioneer observatory investigates the continental shelfbreak

Scientist-Fisherman Partnership

Collaboration spurs mutual benefits for research and industry

All the Ocean's a Stage

First impressions of my first research cruise

A Slithery Ocean Mystery

Scientists gain grasp on the epic migration of eels

Signs of Big Change in the Arctic

A once-predictable system shifts out of balance

Through the Looking-Glass of the Sea Surface

Measuring the ins and outs of the critical border between air and ocean

Ice, Wind & Fury

Scientists investigate the avalanche of winds known as piteraqs


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