Image of the Day : 2012

  • Pteropods
  • Ocean acidification panel
  • Instrument repair
  • predatory protist
  • Sentry
  • HAB boxes
  • South Pole merry Christmas
  • foram shells
  • Coral
  • Tracy Mincer in the lab
  • drawings of imaginary microbes by schoolkids
  • Seawater mesocosm
  • slate pencil urchin
  • Alvin control systems
  • Sea butterfly
  • Barnacles on Knorr
  • R/V Lance in Svalbard
  • Trichodesmium colonies
  • river sampling
  • Red Sea reef
  • Cuttlefish
  • pteropods matin
  • ocean-bottom seismometers
  • Fishing boat leaves Chatham Harbor
  • USS Arizona Memorial
  • El Nino
  • Imaging FlowCytobot
  • r/v Atlantis
  • Pacific Centennial Oscillation
  • deploying ITM for Beaufort Gyre Exploration Project
  • Nereus in Guam
  • Shark scan
  • anemone Nematostella vectensis
  • Working on Knorr
  • Glider tests
  • WHOI dock
  • Cape Cod seals
  • Ocean acidification team
  • Thanksgiving on Atlantis
  • Knor and Atlantis in drydock
  • Coral survival
  • New vent shrimp species
  • Straneo in Greenland
  • A-frame from underwater
  • Icebergs in the Arctic
  • Nereus recovered in Guam
  • Healy bow wave
  • Aurora in Greenland
  • Sunset at Woleai Atoll
  • Pillow lava display
  • Amy Bower receives Chrysalis Award
  • Cruise nap
  • Drilling coral cores
  • Knorr turning
  • technicians prepare buoy for SPURS cruise
  • Mooring deployment in Greenland
  • Drag studies on fishing gear
  • dinobryon bloom under ice
  • climate change and cultural changes
  • Atlantis ready for Hurricane Sandy
  • Hard hats
  • Perkins School visit to WHOI
  • Glider recovery
  • LOSOS Building
  • Line W mooring recovery
  • Beaufort ice tethered profiler
  • New photos for Atlantis
  • Modified
  • Flathead Lake moorings
  • New crust formation process
  • Current meter download
  • Groundwater
  • Polar bear on sea ice
  • Knorr leaving Bermuda
  • Solo II floats
  • Icebreakers Gould and Palmer
  • George Tupper
  • Knorr departure
  • Summer Student Fellows
  • Alvin frame arrives
  • LOSOS building dedication
  • Wind-blown sediment traps
  • Knorr bridge
  • PCBs in the environment
  • Vibracoring
  • Geodynamics group
  • Black smoker vent shrimp
  • whale tagging
  • wrangling a CTD in rain at night
  • Greenland glaciers
  • Sealife sample
  • hydrothermal shrimp
  • Predator fish
  • WHOI Volunteers
  • PEP student wades into Trunk River
  • Moon Rising Over Greenland
  • Dredge
  • Greenland air support
  • Sediment trap recovery
  • Arctic snow pit
  • Chris Linder
  • Recovering a CTD
  • New building team
  • Mooring anchor
  • Helicopter support in Greenland
  • Ken Buesseler
  • Keel laying ceremony
  • Dredge repairs
  • mooring recovery
  • Healy through sea ice
  • Wave gliders
  • Knorr refit
  • Knorr firefighting drills
  • AIVL at WHOI
  • Greenland mooring
  • Emperor penguins
  • DynAMITE mooring recovery
  • Sylvia Cole
  • Coral core
  • Jason's suction sampler by rocks with anemone, eyeless shrimp, snails, and smeary bacteria on rocks near hydrothermal vent at Mid-Cayman Rise
  • Ocean Acidification public event
  • deployment of a winched profiler in the Beaufort Sea
  • HabCam test
  • Picking pteropods
  • Red Sea bleaching event
  • water safety students in Gumby suits form human chain to stay together in the water
  • Climate change expo
  • Scott Doney
  • filaments of bacteria on sulfide rocks at Mid-Cayman Rise vents
  • River sampling
  • Fred Sayles and Bill Martin with Robotic Analyzer for Total CO2 in Seawater
  • Isobaric gas-tight sampler taking sample from vent at Mid-Cayman Rise
  • Giant manta
  • automated water sampler
  • Mooring recovery
  • Albatross flight
  • person bangs on a lithophone with a piece of wood
  • Remus 100 in Lake Rotomahana, New Zealand
  • New optical modem venture
  • Research on Tansei Maru
  • Simple samplers
  • Ocean acidification
  • Whale tagging
  • Sarah Xander
  • Cooper's hawk
  • Large trawl net deployed from RV Tansei Maru
  • Healy sat domes
  • Removing Alvin's electronics
  • Amphibious vehicle in North Carolina
  • Moorings talk
  • piece of vent chimney from Piccard vent
  • Air guns over the Marianas Trench
  • shrimp crowd a vent chimney at Snake Pit
  • Summer Student Fellows
  • Peirson Summer Cruise
  • Profiler recovery
  • Genetic adaptation to pollution
  • Pressure testing Alvin foam
  • Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Workshop
  • HAB data
  • Wall-lock geophone reunion
  • Greenland glacier melt
  • McGillicuddy CTD
  • Alvin disassembly
  • BIG kick-off
  • brightly-stained kinetoplastid, a protist, from a DHAB in Mediterranean
  • Video plankton recorder
  • Foam pressure tests
  • CTD recovery
  • Leverett glacier
  • Alvin upgrades
  • Brown tide genes
  • Bumpy surface of part of Pink Terraces in Lake Rotomahan, New Zealand
  • Healy
  • Greenland camp
  • Happy Independence Day
  • Alvin sphere tests
  • R/V Oceanus and Wecoma
  • Gov. Patrick at WHOI
  • Louie Wurch batting
  • Bering Sea buoy
  • Japan radiation
  • Alvin undergoing tests
  • Ben Linhoff
  • Drilling into sea ice
  • Marine cell membranes
  • Pressure testing Alvin's new sphere
  • Sentry in California
  • Antarctic sea ice
  • OOI buoy recovery
  • Arctic melt pools
  • Polar bears
  • Mapping vent expedition
  • Grab sample
  • Pteropod Project
  • Sampling on sea ice
  • Oil sheen
  • Sand core tube into beach
  • Adelie love call
  • Arctic carbon sampling
  • Ocean
  • Mitzi Crane
  • Testing a new AUV
  • Ice layers
  • Nereus
  • Whale CT
  • Antarctic geology
  • culture flask from Mincer lab with photosynthetic microbes and resin pouch for collection of potential CF drugs
  • Arctic mooring recovery
  • diagram of Gast/Elgar/Raubenheimer microbe expt.
  • Current meter deployment
  • Carbon cycle
  • ESP-1
  • Pteropod Project
  • Woods Hole village
  • Alvin pushcores
  • Fluids Team
  • Ocean frontal boundary
  • Anne Cohen
  • Arctic summer sun
  • Shipworm holes
  • Katie Shamberger
  • Atlantis during CTD cast
  • First Titanic map
  • Bigelow and Iselin
  • HROV Nereus
  • Glacier and fjord
  • Measuring limpets
  • deep-sea jellyfish Atolla
  • Sampling ice algae
  • Weighing anchor on Atlantis
  • diagram of how copepods aggregate in the Great South Channel
  • salp with embryo inside
  • Sarah Das and Ian Joughin view supraglacial lake on Greenland ice sheet
  • microscope slide under a fluorescence microscope
  • pretty jellyfish from Southern Ocean
  • WHOI team in the Gulf of Mexico
  • map showing formation of the North Icelandic Jet
  • Copepod eggs laid by females collected in Bering Sea by Carin Ashjian
  • Kim Popendorf
  • Green turtle
  • two transparent salps with chains of offspring visible inside them
  • sunset at sea, looking over aft deck of RV Knorr
  • electron micrograph of bacteria living inside a marine ciliate
  • vividly colored culture flasks holding marine microbes from Waterbury Collection
  • Preparing to deploy a CTD
  • ORE Program
  • a krill and two copepods from the Arctic Ocean
  • Glider release
  • WHOI's Ocean Science Exhibit Center
  • Knorr in Denmark Strait
  • Maya Yamato with Middle Eastern visitors
  • alciopid worm from Antarctic waters
  • ROV Jason's manipulator arm inserts an injection pushcore into the seafloor near a DHAB
  • CTD deployment
  • Ice coring in Antarctica
  • Atlantis departs
  • Healy recovers a mooring anchor
  • Gentoo penguins
  • Camilo Ponton and Liviu Giosan examine a sediment core from India
  • original RV Atlantis being built in Copenhagen shipyard
  • ocean bottom seismometer
  • Pillow lava
  • Recovering a Mooring in the Arctic
  • Holger Jannasch
  • Oceanus and Wecoma
  • Aerial ice survey
  • R/V <em>Tioga</em>
  • Measuring river sediments
  • Great South Channel
  • Atlantis II in Monaco
  • Elephant seal in Antarctica
  • Faroe Islands
  • Water Day
  • Noon in the Arctic
  • Oil from Cosco Busan
  • Bigelow flounder sketch
  • Video Plankton Recorder in the Arctic
  • Deepwater Horizon flotation
  • Kristen Rathjen with microbe cultures used in CF study
  • Chris Morgan drives Jason
  • Alvin loaded into transport plane
  • Knorr and Atlantis
  • Icy stairs aboard USCGC Healy
  • Student art show
  • Basking shark tags
  • Healy crewmember
  • Healy rave
  • Whale shark feeding
  • shark vertabrae
  • Seafloor currents
  • Clearing ice on Healy
  • Students from Monty Tech
  • Healy boiler
  • Sentry deployment in the Gulf of Mexico
  • John Waterbury
  • USCGC Healy Steams Through Pancake Ice
  • Adelie penguins
  • Healy swells
  • WHOI biologist T. Aran Mooney places a cuttlefish, a close relative of squid, into a tank prior to testing how it responds to various sounds.
  • Knorr in Denmark Strait
  • ORE fellowships
  • A pacific-white sided dolphin
  • Deepwater Horizon oil
  • Raymond Schmitt
  • Ed O'Brien prepares to dive
  • Sentry launch
  • Jim Yoder
  • Sediment traps
  • Atlantis II in Tokyo
  • Bob Weller, AAAS Fellow
  • Lloyd Keigwin
  • Whale head CT image
  • Fukushima water samples
  • Arthur Dickson Colburn
  • 2011 OSJ Fellows
  • Oceanus and Kennedy
  • Mooring deployment in Denmark Strait
  • Chinstrap penguins on Deception Island
  • R/V Knorr
  • Gamma well detector
  • Sediment trap retrieval
  • Environmental Sample Processor
  • Whales Get the Bends
  • Humboldt squid on scanner
  • R/V Gould off Palmer Station
  • Copepods from Japan
  • South Shetlands
  • Survival suits
  • portrait of a grouper on reef at Kimbe Bay, Papua New Guinea
  • Whale head in CSI scanner
  • Bowhead surfacing
  • R/V Oceanus
  • Photo mosaic of Titanic
  • Fish eggs
  • Sibling ships
  • MIT-WHOI Joint Program
  • Alvin's right jab
  • REMUS in Greece
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  • In the washing machine
  • Phytoplankton cartoon
  • fluorescence micrograph of dinoflagellate and bacteria from Discovery Basin in the Mediterranean
  • pushcore sediment sample from Urania Basin in Mediterranean Sea
  • Sunset on Atlantis
  • VPR on deck
  • swirly white material at top of halocline on a DHAB in the Mediterranean, shot by ROV Jason
  • Nautical reunion
  • Craig Taylor and Ginny Edgcomb bring SID-ISMS toward the R/V Atlantis main lab
  • Mussel sample
  • South Georgia penguin colony
  • Quick pitstop
  • Beaufort CTD cast
  • benthic acoustic release frame