Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution


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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution,

at Woods Hole, Mass.; est. 1930. In addition to oceanographic research, it conducts important work in meteorology, biology, geology, and geophysics. Its facilities include laboratories and several oceangoing research vessels, including the research ship Atlantis and the submersible Alvin, which discovered the wrecks of the Titanic and Bismarck. Woods Hole is also the site of the U.S. Marine Biological Laboratory and the U.S. Bureau of Commercial Fisheries Biological Laboratory and Aquarium.
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The AIVL at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution maintain sa suite of 3D camera rigs for in-air and underwater use -and owns several GD-463D10E 3Dmonitors that are used for mobile presentations and internally for reviewing footage.
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For the last half-century, Alvin, the deep-ocean submersible based at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, has provided humans with their best views of what lies far beneath the ocean's surface.
2 miles) depth during its dive to the Kermadec Trench, according to the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI).
It will help researchers better understand marine biodiversity for conservation and monitoring and is the result of collaborations between scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), the University of East Anglia, ETH Zurich, University of Manchester, Universite d'Angers and CNRS, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NO), together with many other scientific institutions around the world.
In the spring of 2012, Tim Shank, a biologist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), led a science team aboard the Okeanos Explorer on a mission to explore seafloor sites in the northern and eastern Gulf of Mexico.
I'm one of those people who would be generally skeptical about correlating things to climate," says statistician Andrew Solow of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts.
Moreover, the oil is degrading at one-tenth the pace it breaks down at the surface, meaning "the plumes could [stay] for quite a while," said study co-author Ben VanMooy of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, which led the research.