Vol. 51, No.1, Summer 2014
The Once & Future Alvin
The Riddle of Rip Currents
Scientists investigate how and where these dire beach hazards occur
Setting a Watchman for Harmful Algal Blooms
New undersea technology offers ways to monitor toxic outbreaks
The Man Who Opened Our Ears to the Ocean
Historic archive of marine mammal recordings established
An Appetite Stimulant for Bacteria in the Ocean
Short-circuiting the Biological Pump
Tiny chemical compounds help choreograph a planet-size dance
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