Vol. 53, No. 1, Winter 2017
Ocean Observatories Initiative
A Change Has Come in the Arctic
A rise in radium in the ocean signals changes along the coast
The Discovery of Hydrothermal Vents
Scientists celebrate 40th anniversary and chart future research
Forecasting Future Hurricanes
Scientists explore new way to gauge the strength of oncoming tropical storms
Students Get Their Sea Legs
Orientation cruise provides introduction to ocean research
The Bacteria on Your Beaches
Are more antibiotic-resistant bacteria getting into the ocean?
Special edition written by MIT WHOI Joint Program students
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A student probes the mysteries of whales' hearing
Why do cetacean crooners change their tunes?
Scientists take advantage of a silver lining in mushroom clouds
Life can be stressful out there in the microscopic marine world
Scientists reveal hidden relationships among marine microbes
A new tool helps sort out a hubbub of microbial activity in the sea
Mid-Cayman Spreading Center could harbor unknown organisms
What impacts might these hormones have in the coastal ocean?
Does out of sight mean into the air or into fish?
Between smokestack and fish, mercury becomes more toxic
Student explores the dynamic gateway of the shallow inner shelf
What energy drives these currents in hundreds of seafloor Grand Canyons?
Where marine life meets to feast every spring