Biology Research Highlights


From Oceanus Magazine

Tiny Jellyfish with a Big Sting

Scientists investigate where toxic invaders came from

How Do Fish Find Their Way?

Hatched in the ocean, larvae may use sound to settle on reefs

The Amazing Acquired Phototroph!

Stealing parts from their prey, these hunters turn into farmers

The Hotspot for Marine Life

Pioneer observatory investigates the continental shelfbreak

Eavesdropping on Whales

Acoustic buoy could one day help ships avoid collisions

A Big Decline of River Herring

Tiny stones in fish hold clues to help restore populations

Eavesdropping on Shrimp's Snap Chat

Tiny animals dominate the undersea soundscape

To Track a Sea Turtle

Underwater vehicles follow tagged turtles in the wild


News Releases

Travel Distances of Juvenile Fish Key to Better Conservation

Largest study of larval dispersal to inform optimal sizing and spacing of marine reserves

Some Fish Quickly Adapt to Lethal Levels of Pollution

WHOI scientist helps decode the genetics underlying killifish survival

New AUV Plankton Sampling System Deployed

’SUPR-REMUS,’ coupled with genetic analysis, reveals larval distributions