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Friday, April 29, 2016

WHOI Plays Major Role in Locating El Faro Data Recorder

CapeCod.com

Friday, April 29, 2016

Team Finds El Faro's Black Box

The Bourne Enterprise

Friday, April 29, 2016

WHOI Technology Locates the Sunken El Faro's 'Black Box'

WCAI

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Tiny Crustaceans Embrace Risky Behavior When Intoxicated

Inside Science

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Ocean expert gets nod to lead DRI

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

URI key in El Faro black box recovery

WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Undersea robots find key clue to a mysterious shipwreck

Engadget

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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.