September 7, 2018
acid-horizon

Free Films in Woods Hole – Saturday, September 15 as part of The Sea Around Us Weekend

As part of the The Sea Around Us: Celebrating The Legacy of Rachel Carson Weekend in Woods Hole. There will be two FREE films in Redfield Auditorim located at Water Street. 6 p.m. Wild Kratts episode featuring Alvin (50 minutes) Martin and Chris dive down to the most unexplored habitat on Earth: the ocean trenches. Features a segment filmed in Woods Hole with a WHOI scientist and the research sub Alvin. (50 minutes). 7 p.m. Acid Horizon by Ivan Hurzeler (64 minutes) Climate change is changing the chemistry of the Earth’s oceans. As man made carbon dioxide causes global warming, […]
August 21, 2018
cover-pic-n

The Sea Around Us: Celebrating The Legacy of Rachel Carson with Free Events for the Whole Family – September 15-16

The Woods Hole Business Association and the world-renowned Woods Hole science community invite ocean lovers and science enthusiasts of all ages to “The Sea Around Us,”a weekend of free, family-friendly events on September 15 and 16 in celebration of the legacy of Rachel Carson. Come to Woods Hole Village and savor the summer as we  honor this trailblazing pioneer. The event was established in 2017 to commemorate the September publication of Carson’s groundbreaking work “Silent Spring,”credited for sounding the alarm on the dangers of pesticides. Carson’s ties to Woods Hole run deep for she first arrived in 1929 as a […]
August 10, 2018
anything but a boat

Anything But a Boat Reprises a Village Tradition for “The Sea Around Us” – September 16

The seed was planted nearly a century ago dating back to the MBL Tub Races. Now, for the first time in 13 years, the Anything But a Boat Race will return to Garbage Beach on Sunday, September 16. This special event is part of “The Sea Around Us,” a weekend of free, family-friendly events in celebration of the legacy of Rachel Carson. The event was established by the Woods Hole Business Association and the world-renowned Woods Hole science community in 2017 to commemorate the September publication of Carson’s groundbreaking work “Silent Spring,” credited for sounding the alarm on the dangers […]
July 9, 2018
science-stroll-n

Dive into Science on a Woods Hole Walking Tour

Ever wondered why Woods Hole became a mecca for science, or how the discovery of the Titanic happened here? All your questions about the science in Woods Hole will be answered on a delightful new walking tour. Starting at the MBL Exhibit Center located at 100 Water Street, you will walk through the streets of historic Woods Hole village and learn about the research conducted by the Marine Biological Laboratory, National Marine Fisheries Service, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, and other Woods Hole science organizations. These tours are recommended for a teenage to an adult audience. Space is limited. Tour Schedule […]