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WHOI In the News

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Plucking minerals from the seabed is back on the agenda

The Economist

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Two girls, a boat, and a voyage from Cape Cod to Connemara

The Irish Times

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Fake science?

Cape Cod Times - opinion

Thursday, February 23, 2017

The 'Curious' Robots Searching for the Ocean's Secrets

The Atlantic

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Renewable energy request bears local signatures

Cape Cod Times

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Job Shadow Day

Martha's Vineyard Times

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Should we mine the deep ocean?

Popular Science

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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.