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From Oceanus Magazine

March 19, 2014

Jet Stream Gets Fish in Hot Water

Ocean 'heat wave' linked to shift in atmospheric current

November 21, 2013

The Decline and Fall of the Emperor Penguin?

Climate Change and Shrinking Ice Threaten Polar Birds

August 29, 2013

Seabirds Face Risks from Climate Change

Scientists who study birds in remote regions also confront danger

November 20, 2012

The Retreat of the Gualas Glacier

Scientists find a surprising cause for diminishing icefields

November 16, 2012

The Glacial Chronicles

A student documents life and research in Greenland

Storms
November 1, 2012

Storms, Floods, and Droughts

The cycle that transports water around the Earth is intensifying

September 28, 2012

New Weather-Shifting Climate Cycle Revealed

You know El Niño—now meet the Pacific Centennial Oscillation

September 6, 2012

Follow the Carbon

WHOI scientists provide baseline measurements of carbon in the Arctic Ocean

April 30, 2012

Coral Sanctuaries in a Warming World?

Change in equatorial current may slow warming near small islands

April 28, 2011

Where Ocean and Ice Meet

An audio slideshow on working in Greenland's glacial fjords

January 19, 2011

Exploring the Arctic in the Midst of Change

The polar region's distinctive feature also makes it hard to study: ice

July 1, 2010

Science in Service to the Nation

A conversation with oceanographer Ray Schmitt

March 12, 2010

The Once and Future Corals

An audio slideshow: Research on the reefs

September 2, 2009

Are Emperor Penguins Marching to Extinction?

... and other recent research findings by WHOI scientists

December 5, 2008

A Tale of Two Oceans, and the Monsoons

Tiny seafloor shells could reveal big clues to the forces that generate monsoons

June 20, 2008

Will Climate Change Disrupt the Arctic Ecosystem?

WHOI biologist led ambitious expedition to the Bering Sea aboard the icebreaker Healy

January 23, 2008

Melting Ice Threatens Polar Bears' Survival

Decision to put bears on federal endangered species list is imminent

March 27, 2007

Letter from Kangiqsujuaq

A mooring in the remote Hudson Strait offers a finger on the pulse of unfolding Arctic change

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?

WHOI engineer Kris Newhall jumps across a melt pond
January 25, 2006

The Flywheel of the Arctic Climate Engine

Remote Beaufort Gyre expeditions reveal clues to climate change

map
January 23, 2006

Is Global Warming Changing the Arctic?

And will polar changes trigger climate shifts beyond the Arctic?

Rapid Freshening of North Atlantic Could Cool Northern Winters
September 14, 2005

Fresher Ocean, Cooler Climate

A less-salty North Atlantic Ocean could cool northern winters

Computer Modelers Simulate Real and Potential Climate, Work Toward Prediction
December 1, 1996

Computer Modelers Stimulate Real and Potential Climate, Work Toward Prediction

Combining Equations and Data Pushes Computers' Limits

Oceans & Climate
December 1, 1996

The Ocean's Role in Climate & Climate Change

The Ocean's Role in Climate & Climate Change

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