Automating Counting Fish: 2016 NOAA Hollings Scholars Caleb Perez and Tzofi Klinghoffer

By Bayley Connors, BURECS2016 Hollings Scholars Caleb Perez and Tzofi Klinghoffer are working this summer with researches at MIT Sea Grant, focusing on developing technological solutions that will improve upon current methods used for monitoring…

Mapping Eelgrass with Drones: 2016 NOAA Hollings Scholar Scott Nesbit

By Bayley Connors, BURECSUnmanned aerial systems (UAS), better known as drones, have been making headlines in recent years. Their growing prominence continue to raise questions on seemingly every front, ranging from privacy rights, to Amazon¡s…

MIT Sea Grant Ocean Acidification Seminar Tuesday June 27th at 12:00

Please join us Tuesday June 27 at MIT Sea Grant for presentations by six MIT Sea Grant funded researchers on their ocean acidification projects.Tuesday June 27th12:00-3:00NW98-152 MIT Sea Grant Large Conference RoomPlease note that our location…
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MIT Sea Grant Celebrates World Oceans Day

By Bayley Connors, BURECSLocal and visiting families took to the New England Aquarium this past Sunday, June 4th, to celebrate World Oceans Day. The aquarium planned an early celebration amidst efforts to promote the awareness, sustainability,…
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MIT Sea Grant Open House Thursday June 8th from 2:00-4:00

Interested in learning more about research, education, and outreach opportunities at MIT Sea Grant? Come check out our new offices at MIT Sea Grant's Open House! Thursday, June 8th, 2017 from 2:00pm-4:00pmAt MIT Sea Grant's new location: 12…

Katy Bell presents 'Into the Deep: The Nautilus Exploration Program' Wednesday April 12th at 1:30

MIT Sea Grant College Program Brown Bag SeminarTuesday April, 26thNW-98 12 Emily St.1:30-2:30Into the Deep: The Nautilus Exploration ProgramKaty Croff Bell is currently Vice President of Exploration & Research at the Ocean Exploration Trust.…

Dr. Themistoklis Sapsis receives the 2017 Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization

Dr. Themistoklis Sapsis, an Associate Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology was awarded the 2017 Doherty Professorship in Ocean Utilization. Endowed by the Henry L. and Grace Doherty Charitable…

MIT Sea Grant is excited to announce the opening of the Katúdysi Art Gallery

The Katúdysi art gallery is located within the new MIT Sea Grant facility, along side an updated biology lab, an expanded ocean engineering lab, and a fully equipped classroom space. The new gallery will be a destination for students, faculty,…

MIT Sea Grant announces three newly funded projects studying ocean acidification

MIT Sea Grant has selected three research projects for funding from our annual request for proposals. The projects focus on developing new ocean acidification sensor technology and using modeling techniques to consolidate historical data to…

MIT Sea Grant bids farewell to renowned scientist Ernst Ray Pariser

Ernst Ray Pariser passed away peacefully on January 20th, 2017, he was 98 years old. Ray was the Associate Director for Education and Training at MIT Sea Grant during the 70's and 80's. His contributions to our program were innumerable. In addition…