Author: Diana Kenney

Hundreds Take in Sun, Fun, and Research at Woods Hole Science Stroll

Hundreds Take in Sun, Fun, and Research at Woods Hole Science Stroll

By Hannah Knighton Photos by Megan Costello More than 1,500 people flocked to the fifth annual Woods Hole Science Stroll on August 10. Families roamed the streets of Woods Hole to take part in science demos and hands-on activities hosted by the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL), Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, NOAA Fisheries (National Oceanic and

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Team Explores the Recovery, Resilience of a Stressed Salt Marsh

Team Explores the Recovery, Resilience of a Stressed Salt Marsh

Day in and day out for 13 years, scientists slowly dripped fertilizers into a pristine section of salt marsh north of Boston. They were simulating, in a controlled experiment, the pollution that marshes in densely populated areas receive from sewage, lawn fertilizer, and other human sources. By the time they stopped dripping the nutrients —

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