Water Cycle


From Oceanus Magazine

Can We Improve Monsoon Forecasts?

The ocean may be a key missing link

Extreme Climate

A Conversation with WHOI's Caroline Ummenhofer

Warming Ocean Drove Catastrophic Australian Floods

Higher ocean temperatures fuel more evaporation and rainfall

Sea Science in the Space Age

Satellite sensors trace monsoon waters in Bay of Bengal

The Retreat of the Gualas Glacier

Scientists find a surprising cause for diminishing icefields

River Quest

Scientists sample the world's rivers to assess the planet's health

Storms, Floods, and Droughts

The cycle that transports water around the Earth is intensifying

Calculating Evaporation from the Ocean

Scientists strive to unravel a mix of dynamic factors

The Hunt for 18° Water

Oceanographers examine “mode waters” that save the signals of past winters

'Seasonal Pump' Moves Water Between Ocean and Aquifers

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

Water Flowing Underground

New techniques reveal the importance of groundwater seeping into the sea

Rain Falls on the Ocean—Does It Make a Sound?

Fresh Water's Effect on Ocean Phenomena