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Woods Hole
8/17/2018

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Taps New Vice President for Advancement and Chief Marketing Officer
Gaurdian
8/16/2018

Between 1982 and 2016, the number of ‘marine heatwaves’ doubled, and likely will become more common and intense as the planet warms, study findsEven the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heatwaves. Off the California coast ne

WASHINGTON (AP) — Even the oceans are breaking temperature records in this summer of heat waves. Off the San Diego coast, scientists earlier this month recorded all-time high seawater temperatures since daily measurements began in 1916. "Just like w
Woods Hole
7/8/2018

Sea levels in coastal areas can be affected by a number of factors: tides, winds, waves, and even barometric pressure all play a role in the ebb and flow of the ocean. For the first time, however, a new study led by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Inst

UVI Bulletin Board for August
University of the Virgin Islands Sports & Fitness Center, St. Thomas UVI Astronomy at Yacht Haven Grande – A Night with the Stars to be Held on August 11 The University of the Virgin Islands (UVI) Physics program invites the public to a fun-fill
NOAA
4/26/2018

Whale hello there: Foster Scholar Angela Szesciorka tracks whale behavior near ships
Dr. Nancy Foster Scholar Angela Szesciorka’s research sounds simple enough. For her Ph.D. at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego, she studies the impact of shipping on blue, humpback, and fin whales throug

Ocean Leadership ~ The School of Natural Sciences at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level to begin in fall 2019. We seek applicants wi

The first global GNSS-Reflectometry ocean wind data service has been launched by Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd (SSTL), in partnership with the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), and with support from the European Space Agency.? ?The data service

STENNIS SPACE CENTER, Miss. (NNS) -- The Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command (NMOC) is using its participation in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) exercise this year to rethink the way it executes Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) support and to employ

Some exoplanets may host oceans, which are key to life on Earth. It’s time for astronomers who assess the potential habitability of other worlds to tap oceanographers’ knowledge of our own planet’s oceans.

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