Woods Hole

Woods Hole,

uninc. village (1990 pop. 1,080) and seaport in the town of Falmouth, Barnstable co., SE Mass., at the southwestern extremity of Cape Cod. It is the departure point for nearby island resorts (Martha's Vineyard, Nantucket). Woods Hole is the site of an important marine biology laboratory and of the Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionWoods Hole Oceanographic Institution,
at Woods Hole, Mass.; est. 1930. In addition to oceanographic research, it conducts important work in meteorology, biology, geology, and geophysics.
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. A fish hatchery and aquarium and a U.S. Coast Guard station are also there.
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Chris Reddy, a marine chemist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, traveled to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, for a rare opportunity to collect samples of previously uninvestigated oil from the USS Arizona.
In 2013, CEI filed a FOIA request for any government work-related e-mails to or from Holdren's Woods Hole Research Center e-mail address, according to FCW.com.
He contacted scientists at Woods Hole and dutifully gave them the time and place information Bumpus had asked for in a postcard inside the bottle.
Falmouth, MA, January 15, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The Board of Trustees of the Woods Hole Cantata Consort is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph Fort as the new director of music for its 41st season in 2014.
Cool Gear says it will donate 10% of the proceeds from the sale of the Woods Hole bottle to the research organization.
The expedition is a partnership between RMS Titanic Inc, which has exclusive salvage rights to the wreck, and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, in Massachusetts.
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As a marine geologist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, Humphris often works aboard a submersible named Alvin.
Reddy of the Woods Hole (Mass.) Oceanographic Institution analyzed a whale-oil sample from 1921, before industry produced the first halogenated chemicals.