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WHOI In the News

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Development of Underwater Mining

AZO Mining

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Joys and Challenges of Adaptive Sports

WCAI - The Point

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Time is Running Out for the Beloved Emperor Penguin

Nature World News

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A sustainable blue economy

Daily Express

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Falmouth Shark Expert Gives Talk At Boston Pops 'Jaws'

The Falmouth Enterprise

Saturday, June 17, 2017

A perilous journey for two leatherbacks

Cape Cod Times

Friday, June 16, 2017

Exhibits Open At Woods Hole Historical Museum

The Enterprise

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Why is the beach closed?


Why is the Beach Closed?

From the Coastal Ocean Institute

You pack your swimsuit, fins, sand shovel, and sunscreen, and the whole family piles into the car and heads to the beach. But when you get there you're greeted by a sign: BEACH CLOSED. What? Why?

Carbon Cycle


Global Carbon Cycle Interactive

Carbon is constantly on the move, changing form and location and making life on Earth possible.

The Water Cycle


Explore the Water Cycle

The water cycle connects the land, air, ocean, and even deep earth in a continuous exchange of water in all its forms that shapes the face of the planet and makes life on Earth possible.

The Future of Marine Robots


The Future of Marine Robotics

The word 'robot' means a lot of things to a lot of people. So what exactly is an ocean robot and what do they do? Find out what they are and how they are helping explore the ocean in new and exciting ways.