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Scientists expect traces of ocean radiation soon

...there's contaminated water coming out of there, even today," Ken Buesseler, a senior scientist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, said in a video appealing for volunteers and contributions.In fact, it is the biggest...
Empire Editorial: Is Fukushima tainting one of Alaska's most valuable resources?

...them.And we are not alone. Other scientists, such as Dr. Ken Buesseler, a senior scientist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts and a world expert in marine radioactivity, are taking a closer look at impacts of Fukushima...
Fukishima radiation won't spawn Godzilla or taint Alaska's seafood

...Washington, D.C., and had the good fortune to sit in on a congressional briefing by Dr. Ken Buesseler of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. Dr. Buesseler is America's foremost expert on oceanic radiation; his presentation was equally authoritative...
Global warming means more Antarctic ice

...Maksym said this week from an Australian research vessel surrounded by Antarctic sea ice. He is with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts.Many experts agree. Ted Scambos of the National Snow and Ice Data Center in Colorado...
Lake stars and windshield cracks now forming over Alaska

...snow can become wet from lake water." Tsai became interested in lake stars when he spent a summer at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts. There, he found that, while many people had guessed at what caused lake stars, there...
UAF may nab new ship stage in a seven-year design collaboration between professors and research scientists at UAF and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. In 2001, Congress appropriated $1 million to investigate designs for an advanced ship to operate in...
This Day in History

...Titanic as videotapes of the British luxury liner, which sank in 1912, were released by researchers from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. In 1997, German businessman Thomas Kramer was slapped with a record $323,000 penalty by the Federal...
Sea-ice changes threaten walrus habits

...calves would be swimming around us crying. We couldn't rescue them," said Ashjian, a biologist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts. While changes in ice sheet have been widely reported, and alarm bells have sounded...
Egan lecture features undersea expert

...Friday's Evening at Egan lecture will be led by Dr. David Gallo, director of special projects at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The lecture will begin at 7 p.m. at the Egan Library, on the University of Alaska Southeast campus...
National task force takes up aquaculture

...proposed off the U.S. coast. The nine-member task force, created by the Pew Charitable Trusts and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, includes former Anchorage Republican state Sen. Arliss Sturgulewski. Because the state's large commercial...


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