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Convergence Accelerator could help to meet “An Ocean of Need”

November 18, 2020

Innovative National Science Foundation program aims to address major ocean-related societal issues

WHOI Wishes NOAA a Happy 50th Anniversary

October 4, 2020

Work by NOAA, WHOI and many other partners have helped monitor and protect countless marine species, including humpback whales (shown…

We have a new privacy policy

October 2, 2020

Whether you’re making a donation, attending one of our events, or subscribing to our award-winning magazine, here’s what to know about your information at WHOI

WHOI Scientists Make Woods Hole Film Festival Appearance

July 17, 2020

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) scientists appear in two shorts and a feature film at this year’s Woods Hole Film…

Alvin Disassembly

Overhaul to take Alvin to greater extremes

July 7, 2020

The Human Occupied Vehicle (HOV) Alvin returned to Woods Hole, Mass. this spring for the final phase of an overhaul that will allow the submarine to dive to 6,500 meters.

Working from Home: Mallory Ringham

July 2, 2020

WHOI-MIT joint program student outfits her basement to do vital work on a marine carbon sensor

Working from Home: Scott Lindell

June 25, 2020

Though pandemic slows countless research projects, kelp breeding program can’t stop. A WHOI community rallies to help Scott Lindell and his lab sort over 2,200 blades.

A statement from the Wood’s Hole Diversity Initiative on racism

June 8, 2020

In light of the tragic circumstances surrounding the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis, WHOI reaffirms its Diversity Initiative goals to combat racism in all its forms and work for a more diverse and inclusive scientific community, recognizing that there is still much work to be done on our campuses and beyond.

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Statement on racism from WHOI leadership

June 2, 2020

June 1, 2020 WHOI leadership would like to take a moment to acknowledge the recent clear-cut examples of racial injustice…

Working from Home: Dante Cusolito

May 20, 2020

With some mechanical skills, foam board, and an oceanographic mind, Dante Cusolito found the perfect way to spend his time at home