Ocean Sciences

Ocean Sciences

New study uncovers "magnetic" memory of European glass eels

Researchers find first evidence of a fish capable of forming and retaining a magnetic memory of water currents

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Ocean Sciences

North Atlantic haddock use magnetic compass to guide them

Study showed haddock larvae orient to the northwest at sea

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Ocean Sciences | Awards

UM professor elected Fellow of the American Geophysical Union

Dennis Hansell honored for his outstanding contributions to the geosciences

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Ocean Sciences

Study Suggests Crash Location of MH370 near 25°S, North of Underwater Search Area

New analysis uses ocean currents, debris found to locate probable crash site

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Ocean Sciences

Waters West of Europe Drive Ocean Overturning Circulation, Key For Regulating Climate

Scientists from 16 research institutions from seven countries collaborated on new study published in Science

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