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  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 04:00:00 +0000: New Species of Deep-Sea Corals Discovered in Atlantic Marine Monument - WHOI News Releases
    DNA analysis recently confirmed that Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) scientists and their collaborators at OceanX, the University of Connecticut (UConn), and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) discovered two new species of deep-sea corals during a September 2018 expedition in the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts National Monument, located about 100 miles from the Northeast U.S. coast.
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 04:00:00 +0000: New Report Explores Threats, Solutions Impacting Right Whales - WHOI News Releases
    A new report from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) discusses some of the critical threats affecting  North Atlantic right whale populations, including entanglements in fishing gear, ship strikes, and noise pollution in the ocean.
  • Wed, 20 Mar 2019 04:00:00 +0000: WHOI to be Featured in Upcoming BBC Program 'Blue Planet Live' - WHOI News Releases

    Scientists, engineers, vehicle operators, and ship crew from the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) will be a featured part of the upcoming BBC program 'Blue Planet Live,' which will air over four nights beginning March 24. The series will include two live broadcasts from the research vessel Atlantis showing launch and recovery of the human-occupied submersible Alvin.

  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 04:00:00 +0000: WHOI Selects New Chief Development Officer - WHOI News Releases

    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) has selected Court Clayton, an expert in fundraising and philanthropic giving, as the Institution’s new Chief Development Officer (CDO). Clayton brings two decades of frontline fundraising and management experience to WHOI within higher education and global non-governmental organizations.

  • Thu, 07 Mar 2019 05:00:00 +0000: WHOI, Falmouth Win Second Seaport Economic Council Grant - WHOI News Releases

    Members of the Massachusetts Seaport Economic Council (SEC) gave the green-light to a $1 million grant proposal from the Town of Falmouth and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI). The SEC, chaired by Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, promotes economic growth in the maritime sector through competitive grants to municipalities and their partners.