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Harvard Study Identifies Key Role of Soil Moisture on Crop Yields

The Harvard Crimson 29 Sep 2022
The team — led by Harvard Earth and Planetary Sciences professor Peter Huybers — included Harvard Center for the Environment postdoctoral fellow Jonathan Proctor, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute postdoctoral fellow Duo Chan, and UC Irvine professor Angela Rigden ...Staff writer Jeremiah C. Curran can be reached at ... .

In the ocean’s twilight zone, a fish that could feed the world – or destroy it

The Observer 29 Sep 2022
In 1789, the explorers Alessandro Malaspina and José de Bustamante set sail from Cádiz on Spain’s first scientific expedition around the world ... In 2010, another Spanish expedition set off from Cádiz, tracing much of the original route and studying what the oceans are like today ... Photograph ... Photograph. Paul Caiger/Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution ... .

CMA CGM Launching New Early Container Return Incentive to Increase Supply Chain Velocity and Help ...

Longview News-Journal 29 Sep 2022
socio-environmental projects. NORFOLK, Va., Sept ... ocean terminal where CMA CGM receives empty containers ... CMA CGM also partners with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution to increase protection of the North Atlantic Right Whale, and recently launched two passive acoustic monitoring buoys off the coast of Norfolk, Virginia, and Savannah, Georgia.

How Artificial Intelligence is being used to save whalesWhale Safe aims to create 'school zones' ...

Deccan Herald 23 Sep 2022
By Todd Woody. Is your iPhone whale-safe? Smartphones, like many consumer products, arrive in the US on giant container ships, vessels that are leading killers of endangered whales that play crucial roles in the climate and ocean health ... In 2020, scientists deployed a technology-packed buoy developed by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution ... ....

New system aims to save whales near San Francisco from ship collisions

San Francisco Examiner 22 Sep 2022
This high-tech buoy was developed by Mark Baumgartner of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts, and his team is using the same technology to listen for critically endangered North Atlantic right whales along the East Coast.

Британские безэкипажные подводные аппараты для Украины

Topwar 20 Sep 2022
Подводный аппарат REMUS 100 Великобритания активно помогает Украине и регулярно передает ей те или иные вооружения и технику ... Сообщается, что Украине передадут подводные беспилотники противоминного назначения ... Последняя отвечала за разработку подводной платформы, а комплекс бортовой аппаратуры создали в институте Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

Shy male albatrosses prefer divorce to confrontation: study

Phys Dot Org 18 Sep 2022
Most albatrosses mate for life but shy males who avoid confrontation are more likely to get dumped, researchers said Wednesday, adding it was the first time personality had been shown to predict divorce in a wild animal ... student at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in the US ... Shy guys finish last ... Explore further ... More information ... DOI ... ....

What happened to Sea Surveyor?

The Day 17 Sep 2022
Editor’s note ... The mission was routine ... * * * ... * * * ... A crane was installed to lower submersibles, hydrophone arrays were added, and oceanographic surveys were planned ... Adrian Kingsbury Lane of Noank had made a career of commanding research vessels, most recently the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution’s Atlantis, later the namesake of a space shuttle.

To Save Whales, Don't Eat Lobster, Watchdog Group Says

Yahoo Daily News 14 Sep 2022
“I think consumers need to understand the impacts of the fishing practices used to catch the food that they consume,” said Mark Baumgartner, a senior scientist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts who studies North Atlantic right whales but is not involved with Seafood Watch.

Divorce is more common in albatross couples with shy males, study finds

Phys Dot Org 14 Sep 2022
The wandering albatross is the poster bird for avian monogamy ... Scientists at MIT and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) have found that, at least for one particular population of wandering albatross, whether a pair will divorce boils down to one important factor. personality ... Shy birds ... Provided by Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

To save whales, don’t eat lobster, watchdog group says

Indian Express 14 Sep 2022
Zatko ... From promise to reality ... “I think consumers need to understand the impacts of the fishing practices used to catch the food that they consume,” said Mark Baumgartner, a senior scientist at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts who studies North Atlantic right whales but is not involved with Seafood Watch ... First published on ... .

Refusal of Florida officials to invest in stopping the climate crisis is extremely foolish

The Gainesville Sun 10 Sep 2022
Show Caption. Hide Caption ... (Aug ... Kevin Anchukaitis, a climate scientist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, said of the study, "It is rare to see all signs pointing so unwaveringly toward the same result, in this case a highly elevated risk of future megadroughts in the United States." ... A Deloitte Economics Institute study finds that the U.S.

Search for missing personnel gets a hi-tech boost

The Times/The Sunday Times 09 Sep 2022
The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) and the underwater exploration specialist Marine Imaging Technologies have teamed up with the US military to see ...

The little sub that could: Woods Hole tests the limits of science with 'Alvin' submersible

Cape Cod Times 09 Sep 2022
This was just one of the conversations that took place only a few weeks ago as scientists from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, joined by fellow scientists from other institutions, ran the research facility's recently upgraded, human-occupied submersible, Alvin, through the proverbial gauntlet at the Mid-Cayman Rise and the Puerto Rico Trench.

Empire Wind and Wildlife Conservation Society extend acoustic marine monitoring project in New York Bight

Splash24/7 08 Sep 2022
The acoustic monitoring agreement is between Empire Wind, a joint venture between Equinor and bp, and the WCS with the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), which invented and operates the buoys ... Data collected will result in considerable new knowledge on whale occurrence and behaviour in and around the Empire Wind lease area ... Howard C ... .

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