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WHOI In the News

Friday, April 24, 2015

How Radioactive Is the Pacific, Really?

The Daily Beast

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Consequences of arctic melt exposed by Skidaway researcher

Savannah Now (blog)

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Presentation on 'Atlantis Stories' at Natural History Museum

capenews.net

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Thawing permafrost feeds climate change

Science Daily

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Woods Hole Says Goodbye To An Old Friend

WCAI

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

DNA of bacteria crucial to the ecosystem defies explanation

USC News

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Resilient, Yet Scarred Five Years After the BP Oil Spill, the Gulf's Ecology Fights to Bounce Back

Jackson Free Press

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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.