The Value of Numerical Models in Predicting Future Disasters

One of the biggest challenges facing a governor when a dangerous hurricane is barrelling towards their state is to convince...

Can Plankton Survive Warming Seas?

Have you ever tried to turn the lights on only to learn the switch was connected to something else entirely?...

Scientists Venture to South Pole for Answers

Travel to one of the coldest, windiest, and most barren places on Earth does not require a passport. This isn’t...

Bay Informed Discussion: Warming Polar Regions

Presented by: Alexa Sterling and Sam Gartzman Join us for an interactive discussion of ocean science as part of a monthly public series...

Unlocking the Past is Key for the Future

Sometimes to move forward you have to go back – sometimes as far as hundreds of thousands or millions of...

Bay Informed: Drilling into the Past to Predict our Future

The history of the oceans is recorded in the rocks and sediments of the ocean basins and margins. These remnants...

Bay Informed: Block Island Wind Farm and Coastal RI

As we face threats from climate change, alternative energy sources are becoming more and more advanced. With turbines popping up...

Bay Informed: The Carbon Cycle and Climate

The Bay Informed Discussion Series is sponsored in part by Rhode Island Sea Grant in partnership with URI’s Graduate School...