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Results: January 1996 to October 2015 > Coastal Science

21-40 of 56 results

December 2, 2011

Tracking an Elusive Chemical: Estrogens

What impacts might these hormones have in the coastal ocean?

November 10, 2011

Between the Beach and the Deep Blue Sea

Student explores the dynamic gateway of the shallow inner shelf

September 5, 2011

Up From the Seafloor Came a Bubbling Brew

Scientists use a novel method to measure rate of Deepwater Horizon oil spewing into the Gulf

September 1, 2011

Shifting Sands and Bacteria on the Beach

Does ever-moving sand transport microbes along with it?

February 1, 2011

Where the Food Is in the Sea, and Why

Student unravels the physics at the fertile continental shelf break

July 16, 2010

A Torrent of Crabs Running to the Sea

A student uncovers the natural history of a little-known species

June 11, 2010

No Day at the Beach

Student fellows explore the swash zone

August 14, 2009

Noah's Not-so-big Flood

New evidence rebuts controversial theory of Black Sea deluge

November 19, 2008

Shellfish's Mysterious Pathways to Adulthood

A grad student peers into the lives of larvae, before they grow up to be scallops

October 15, 2008

One Man's Swamp Is a Fish's Nursery

Grad student examines otoliths (fish ear bones) to protect critical areas for juvenile coral reef fish

October 6, 2008

Invasion of the 'Alien Vomit'?

A video on a potentially growing threat: sea squirts

October 3, 2008

Are Sea Squirts Crowding Out Scallops?

Invasive species is found on key shellfish habitat: eelgrass

October 18, 2007

Are Pollutants Disrupting Marine Ecosystems?

A WHOI researcher stands up for the spineless invertebrates in coastal waters

July 12, 2007

Following Whales Up a Creek

A conversation with marine mammal biologist Michael Moore

April 23, 2007

Still Toxic After All These Years

Does oil spilled in 1969 still have impacts on wildlife? Ask a fiddler crab.

October 11, 2006

People Around WHOI

August 30, 2006

New 'Eyes' Size Up Scallop Populations

The HabCam undersea camera system can help assess seafloor fish stocks

May 3, 2006

Changing the Course of Rivers and History

Rivers in Pakistan’s Punjab region switched directions

November 10, 2005

'Seasonal Pump' Moves Water Between Ocean and Aquifers

Seawater is drawn underground in winter and flows into ocean in summer

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