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Micronesia 2012

Micronesia 2012

October-November 2012
Studying coral in the Pacific and its response to climate now and in the past.

Sensory Ecology

Sensory Ecology 2012

August 9 to 25, 2012
Research expeditions to investigate how animals examine their underwater world

Charismatic microfauna blog

Charismatic Microfauna

August 8 to September 2, 2012
The Fun-with-krill team moves to the Pacific for a 25-day cruise studying tiny marine animals and the things that eat them.

Greenland 2012

To Greenland's Frozen Coast

July-August 2012
A team from Iceland, Norway, Germany, the Netherlands, and the United States on a 30-day expedition along the East Greenland Coast to the High-Arctic island of Spitsbergen.


Following the Ice: Greenland 2012

Summer 2012
Scientific American blog by MIT/WHOI Joint Program student Ben Linhoff as he spends 3 months camped at the foot of Leverett Glacier in West Greenland.

INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012

INSPIRE: Chile Margin 2012

April 20 to 30, 2012
A continuation of a multi-disciplinary study begun two years ago to probe for new life forms dependent on as-yet-unknown conditions.

Qaanaaq team

Qaanaaq 2012

March 23 to March 30, 2012
Dog sled meets sea ice meets robotic aerial systems

Cure for Cymophobia

Cure for Cymophobia

February 20 to March 24, 2012
MIT/WHOI Joint Program student Sarah Rosengard makes her first research cruise, one through the Southern Ocean from South Africa to Australia studying the Great Coccolithophore Belt.

Cayman vent worm

OASES 2012: Return to the Cayman Rise

January 6 to 27, 2012
Chris German leads an expedition with Jason to study the biology, geology, and chemistry of some of the deepest hydrothermal vents on Earth.