Geology & Geophysics Research Highlights


From Oceanus Magazine

More Floods & Higher Sea Levels

Geological records help forecast escalating coastal hazards

Life Dwells Deep Within Earth's Crust

What is living there and how?

Attracted to Magnetics

A conversation with WHOI geologist Maurice Tivey

The Quest for the Moho

Between Earth's crust and mantle lies a mysterious boundary

How Did Earth Get Its Ocean?

A student’s quest to learn the origin of our planet’s water

Coral Crusader

Student seeks clues to conserve beleaguered reefs

Scientists Find Trigger That Cracks Lakes

Fast-draining lakes atop Greenland ice sheet could accelerate sea level rise

Hidden Battles on the Reefs

How will corals fare in a changing ocean?

Coral-Current Connections

Remote island lies in a strategic spot for research


News Releases

Taking Earth’s Inner Temperature

Surprising new study finds that the mantle is hotter than we thought

Where Iron and Water Mix

Hydrothermal Vents a Significant Source of Iron in the Oceans