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WHOI In the News

Monday, May 25, 2015

Advanced Manufacturing: Marine Robotics And Other High-Tech Add To The Cape's Economy

WCAI

Friday, May 22, 2015

Jellyfish Make Their Spring Appearance

Capenews.net

Thursday, May 21, 2015

BP Starts To Settle After Nasty Oil-Spill Related Deaths

The Science Times

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

New environmental film festival celebrates the films of Jacques Perrin

Martha's Vineyard Times

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Study reveals how rivers regulate global carbon cycle

Space Daily

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Revealing the ocean's hidden fertilizer

Space Daily

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The Ocean's Hidden Fertilizer - Marine Plants Play Major Role in Phosphorus Cycling

Next Big Future

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Why is the beach closed?

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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?

Interactive Alvin

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Interactive Alvin

Since 1964, the submersible Alvin has helped make some of the most astonishing and iconic discoveries of the deep ocean. Learn what makes it work—and what makes it so special.

Sand, Sun, Beach

Audio Slideshow

Sun, Sand, Waves...and Bacteria?

A WHOI graduate student spends her summer at the beach, not sun-bathing, but exploring the hidden side of things beneath the sand.

The Water Cycle

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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.