Prof. Janelle Thompson is working to rescue the coral reefs.  Photo: Thomas Gearty
Summer 2009

Saving the Coral

Prof. Janelle Thompson is working to save the coral reefs.

Prof. Paola Rizzoli was inspired by the floods in her hometown to study how and why coastal waters ebb and flow. Photo: Ed Quinn
Spring 2008

Trapped in Venice Flood

Prof. Paola Rizzoli, once trapped in a Venice flood, now studies why coastal waters ebb and flow.

Assoc. Prof. David Mindell, along with oceanographers and engineers, has developed technologies that launched the field of deep-sea archeology. The break-through makes known details of the past that never were known before. Photo: Ed Quinn
Winter 2003

Deep-sea Archeology

Assoc. Prof. David Mindell has developed technologies that launched a whole new field of study –– deep-sea archeology.