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From Oceanus Magazine

March 26, 2014

Of The River and Time

Flowing waters run deep with clues to Earth's mountains and climate

River Quest
November 9, 2012

River Quest

Scientists sample the world's rivers to assess the planet's health

Elemental Journeys
October 19, 2012

Elemental Journeys

Humans have changed how chemicals move on our planet

September 20, 2012

Deep-sea Detectives

Follow the trail to unravel a seafloor mystery

September 6, 2012

Follow the Carbon

WHOI scientists provide baseline measurements of carbon in the Arctic Ocean

March 5, 2010

Bacterial 'Conversations' Have Impact on Climate

'Quorum sensing' helps control how carbon moves in the sea

October 22, 2009

Turning Carbon Dioxide Gas into Rock

Audio Slideshow: An MIT/WHOI student examines a fascinating natural process in Oman

July 24, 2008

For Graduate Student, Research Is a Gas

Well, two gases actually, and both have key impacts on climate

April 3, 2008

Protecting Public Health by Preventing Pollution

A graduate student seeks ways to curtail contaminants in the environment

January 11, 2008

Proposals Emerge to Transfer Excess Carbon into the Ocean

Increasing urgency about climate change has spurred schemes that may seem radical

January 10, 2008

Dumping Iron and Trading Carbon

Profits, pollution, and politics all will play roles in ocean iron fertilization

November 13, 2007

Fertilizing the Ocean with Iron

Should we add iron to the sea to help reduce greenhouse gases in the air?

October 4, 2007

Microbes That 'Eat' Natural Gas

Scientists identify bacteria that convert chemicals in surprising ways

March 2, 2007

Follow the Carbon Trail

The movement and transformation of carbon in the ocean have large climate implications

November 29, 2006

How Long Can the Ocean Slow Global Warming?

How much excess carbon dioxide can the ocean hold and how will it affect marine life?

June 30, 2006

Transparent Animal May Play Overlooked Role in the Ocean

Swarming by the billions, gelatinous salps transport tons of carbon to the depths

smoke stacks
October 5, 2005

Earth Can't Soak Up Excess Fossil Fuel Emissions Indefinitely

By the end of the century, the land and ocean may reach their capacity to absorb greenhouse gas from the atmosphere

Monsoon Winds and Carbon Cycles in the Arabian Sea
December 1, 1997

Monsoon Winds and Carbon Cycles in the Arabian Sea

One of the most significant natural phenomena that influences the everday life of more than 60 percent of the world's population

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