Lost: WHOI Conducts Latest Search For Air France Flight 447
Woods Hole, Massachusetts - Mar 25, 2011 19:24 EST
The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) is again teaming with French authorities to renew the international search for the deep-sea wreck site of Air France Flight 447 and to retrieve the flight recorders from the Airbus A 330.
WHOI will lead...
Study Provides New Tool To Monitor Coral Reef 'Vital Signs'
Miami, Florida - Mar 17, 2011 14:16 EST
University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science scientist Chris Langdon and colleagues developed a new tool to monitor coral reef vital signs. By accurately measuring their biological pulse, scientists can better assess how climate change and...
Damage Done: Two Tropical Cyclone Names Retired From List Of Atlantic Storms
Silver Spring, Maryland - Mar 16, 2011 17:23 EST
Two tropical cyclone names in the Atlantic were retired from the official name rotation by the World Meteorological Organization's hurricane committee because of the deaths and damage they caused in 2010. The committee issues the list of potential names for...