Marine Geosciences

Marine Geosciences | Ocean Sciences

Marine geochemist seeks to unravel how carbon is stored in the ocean

Hilary Close, an ocean sciences assistant professor at the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, is using a unique strategy to understand how carbon is transferred through living things into the deep ocean.

Marine Geosciences

Discovery of ancient underwater landslide could help Middle Eastern nations realize tsunami hazards

Scientist Sam Purkis discovered evidence of a 500-year-old landslide, and a sizable tsunami, that could have implications for coastline development of coastlines in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.