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Salme Cook, an oceanography Ph.D. student

Faster Than Lightning Research

To know how sediment moves in an estuary, you have to know how the water flows — the tides, the currents. Using computer models to understand that motion can be time-consuming and costly. Which is why Salme Cook, an oceanography Ph.D. student in the... Read More
Jennifer Miksis-Olds
Jennifer Miksis-Olds has made a career out of listening to some of the Earth’s most curious creatures. Read More
UNH's Meghan Carr '17
Meghan Carr ’17 is no stranger to the plight of sea mammals, and now she's taking her research efforts to the next level. “In September, I will begin... Read More

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