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WHOI In the News

Friday, March 6, 2015

New Device Sniffs Out Origins of Harmful Methane

Nature World News

Friday, March 6, 2015

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Anniversary Looms as Nations Weigh Costs of Continuing Search

The Wall Street Journal

Friday, March 6, 2015

SENSOR SNIFFS OUT METHANE IN DEEP-SEA VENTS AND COWS

SCUBA News

Friday, March 6, 2015

One year later: Benefits from the search for MH370

Eastday English

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Snffing out origins of methane: instrument identifies methane's origins in mines, deep-sea vents, and cows

Science Daily

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Drilling Down into the Connection Researchers are Making Between Climate Change and Conflict

Discover Magazine (blog)

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

More than a rich man's hobby? Microsoft co-founder may have discovered a WWII battleship.

The Christian Science Monitor

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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

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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.