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WHOI In the News

Monday, October 23, 2017

Connecticut Kelp Farming Set To Expand, But Permit Hassles Causing Delays

Hartford Courant

Monday, October 23, 2017

WHOI Researcher Chosen as Oceanography Society Fellow


Monday, October 23, 2017

Right whales could be 20 years away from certain extinction, scientists say

CBC News - Nova Scotia

Sunday, October 22, 2017

'Killer Hurricanes' reconstructs the past to predict storms of the future

Science News

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Right whale deaths called 'apocalyptic'

Cape Cod Times

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

WHOI Emeritus Scholar Named Fellow of The Oceanography Society


Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Fish Factor: Kelp could be potential source of biofuel

The Cordova Times

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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.