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Ocean Encounters - A virtual series by Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Extreme heat on land—and in the ocean

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
7:30 - 8:30 P.M. ET

Dr. Glen Gawarkiewicz, Physical Oceanographer, WHOI
Dr. Svenja Ryan, Physical Oceanographer, WHOI
Dr. Jennifer Francis, Atmospheric Scientist, Woodwell Climate Research Center

Host: Veronique LaCapra, Director of Special Projects for Advancement, WHOI

Season 4 of Ocean Encounters is made possible by the generous support of our sponsors the Avatar Alliance Foundation and Dalio Philanthropies and is an endorsed activity of the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development.

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Season 4

Episode 1: February 16, 2022

Seaweed Solutions

Episode 2: March 9, 2022


Episode 4: June 8, 2022

Giving Reefs a Chance

Season 3

Episode 1: January 27, 2021

Making Ocean Conservation Work

Episode 2: February 10, 2021

Saving the North Atlantic Right Whale

Episode 4: April 28, 2021

Alvin: Ocean Discovery at New Depths

Season 2

Episode 2: September 23, 2020

Hurricanes: The Future of Coastal Cities

Episode 4: October 21, 2020

Sea Change: Solutions for an ocean planet

Season 1

Episode 1: April 22, 2020

A Window into the Twilight Zone

Episode 2: April 29, 2020

Exploring Inner and Outer Space

Episode 3: May 6, 2020

The Science of Shipwrecks

Episode 4: May 13, 2020

Sharks! Insights into a Ocean Predator

Episode 5: May 20, 2020

Extreme Ocean Machines