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Results: January 1996 to November 2015 > MIT/WHOI JP Students at Work

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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 5, 2010

Holography and Oceanography

An audio slideshow on a new way to use lasers to reveal tiny sea life

March 25, 2010

Mysteries at High Latitudes

A WHOI graduate student explores tip jets and deep convection

February 19, 2010

The Squid, the Whale, and the Grad Student

A young scientist deciphers meaning embedded in sonar signals

December 11, 2009

Dye Sheds Light on Jet-Propelled Salps

A graduate student reveals locomotion in the ocean

October 22, 2009

Turning Carbon Dioxide Gas into Rock

Audio Slideshow: An MIT/WHOI student examines a fascinating natural process in Oman

February 13, 2009

Hurricane Hunter

Graduate student uncovers long-buried record of past storms

December 23, 2008

What Makes the Great Ocean Currents Flow?

Audio slideshow: A graduate student explores the Gulf Stream and the Kuroshio

December 19, 2008

The Turtle and the Robot

An old sea turtle teaches a young engineer about swimming

December 12, 2008

Tracking Nitrogen's Elusive Trail in the Ocean

The 'isotope effect' offers a new way to follow where nitrogen goes

November 25, 2008

A Most Ingenious Paradoxical Plankton

How do similar organisms co-exist in the same ecological niche?

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

November 13, 2008

A Tag Fit for a Porpoise

Grad students surmount big hurdles to build a device for a small marine mammal

October 22, 2008

How Does Nature Deal with Persistent Pollutants?

Graduate student explores biomagnification of chemicals up the food chain

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

September 11, 2008

Corralling the Wild and Wooly Southern Ocean

Graduate student creates supercomputer model to tame a vast, remote ocean

September 3, 2008

Testing the Waters and Closing Beaches

Researchers seek faster, better ways to detect harmful bacteria

August 26, 2008

Biochemical Warfare on the Reef

In a co-evolutionary struggle, invertebrate adversaries develop weapon and counter-weapon

July 24, 2008

For Graduate Student, Research Is a Gas

Well, two gases actually, and both have key impacts on climate

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