The average power of waves hitting a coastline can predict how fast that coast will erode.
Scientists reveal the genes and proteins controlling the chemical structures underpinning paleoclimate proxies.
Maike Sonnewald adapts a method that identifies areas of the global ocean with similar physics, revealing global dynamical regimes.
Institute Professor honored for discovering Prochlorococcus, the most abundant photosynthesizing organism on Earth.
Visiting Assistant Professor Maryam Rashed Alshehhi models a region with freshwater shortages, oil spills, and frequent dust storms.
Long-term melting may lead to release of huge volumes of cold, fresh water into the North Atlantic, impacting global climate.
Model of nutrient recycling may explain longstanding mystery.
In a novel system developed by MIT researchers, underwater sonar signals cause vibrations that can be decoded by an airborne receiver.
MIT anthropologist is researching how scientists understand waves.