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WHOI biologist Carin Ashjian is aboard the icebreaker Polarstern in the Arctic as part of the year-long MOSAiC research expedition. She should be almost home by now. Instead, her stay has…
The test being used to diagnose the novel coronavirus—and other pandemics like AIDS and SARS—was developed with the help of an enzyme isolated from a microbe found in marine hydrothermal…
A marine geobiologist falls for the ‘brains’ and beauty of an ancient single-celled creature that can change its shell into a variety of geometric shapes.
Kirstin Meyer-Kaiser is a marine benthic ecologist, whose primary research focus is on how invertebrates establish themselves along the seafloor.
Drones helps WHOI scientist measure the body mass of mother and pup seals during lactation
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From Oceanus Magazine
A sea-level modeler plunges into fieldwork on Prince Edward Island
Exposure to both oil and sunlight can be harmful to sea anemones
Shortfin squid are becoming more available to New England fishermen, but why?
The race to ensure protection for the emperor penguin across the world
Rachael Talibart explores the infinite creativity of wave photography