A program of the Lawrence Hall of Science that seeks to increase ocean literacy through informal and formal education initiatives
Marine Activities, Resources & Education

WHOI Top Stories

Communicating Under Sea Ice

Engineers use ocean physics to relay sound in the Arctic

Bigger and Better: <i>Jason</i> Gets An Upgrade

NSF-funded $2.4 million upgrade makes the remotely operated vehicle more capable than ever.

WHOI Assists in Locating <em>El Faro</em> Voyage Data Recorder

A team  the NTSB, Coast Guard, and WHOI have located the VDR of the sunken cargo ship

Pop Goes the Seafloor Rock

"Popping" seafloor lavas reveal the inner workings of our planet

Short-circuiting the Biological Pump

Tiny chemical compounds help choreograph a planet-size dance

Teaching Resources

MARE offers a large selection of print materials and a continuously growing web-based directory of books, posters, media, manipulatives, guest speakers, field trip ideas, and tips to assist teachers, parents, and administrators in the successful implementation of the MARE In Schools program.

Check out your habitat’s resource page, your one-stop web source for habitat content, Ocean Immersion planning, and sharing what works. Dive deep into content specific to your habitat. Need to find the right book or perfect Ocean Immersion kick-off assembly idea? Use our easy search to locate books, videos, posters, field trip ideas, guest speakers, and more.

Know any local ocean resources that should be included in our database? Contact us and let us know.

Looking for funding to bring an Ocean Immersion to your school? Learn more about grant projects for science education.