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Results: January 1996 to October 2015 > Ocean Life > Hazards

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September 9, 2015

Setting a Watchman for Harmful Algal Blooms

New undersea technology offers ways to monitor toxic outbreaks

November 26, 2014

Trouble in the Tropics

Scientist explores mysterious food-borne illness: ciguatera

October 1, 2014

It's Hard to Kill a Killifish

Tiny coastal fish remarkably resistant to toxic PCBs

February 1, 2013

Bacteria Hitchhike on Tiny Marine Life

Why do pathogens settle on animals called copepods?

June 25, 2012

Brown Tides and Redfielders

Scientists probe the inner workings of harmful algae

November 19, 2010

Scientists Use "ESP" to Track Harmful Algae

New Environmental Sample Processor could transform ocean monitoring

September 3, 2008

Testing the Waters and Closing Beaches

Researchers seek faster, better ways to detect harmful bacteria

August 21, 2008

Sea Life Is Accumulating Pathogens

A wide range of marine animals also contains microbes that are resistant to antibiotics

February 7, 2008

Scientists Investigate Mysterious Duck Die-offs

Droves of eider ducks have died in five mass mortalities since 2006 on Cape Cod

October 18, 2007

Are Pollutants Disrupting Marine Ecosystems?

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

October 18, 2007

A Mysterious Disease Afflicts Lobster Shells

Something's rotten in the state of New England's favorite crustacean

September 21, 2007

Pilot Study Examines Ciguatera Fish Poisoning

WHOI Tropical Research Initiative funds investigation of toxic algae

September 7, 2006

Legions of Legionella Bacteria

Scientists find a surprising number of microbes in the sea

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