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Polar Research


Arctic Spring

Something surprising is happening in the Chukchi Sea north of Alaska. In 2011 a team of scientists aboard the Coast…

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The Changing Face of Greenland

As Greenland’s massive ice sheet experiences accelerated melting in a warming climate, WHOI glaciologist Sarah Das investigates the complex interactions…

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The Glacial Chronicles

The Glacial Chronicles

Graduate student Benjamin Linhoff spent several months in the summers of 2011 and 2012 studying a glacier at a remote…

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Cold-water Diving

This video shows the focus needed to do scientific work in cold water. The gear is bulkier and heavier, cold affects…

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