Gulf of Mexico
Flooding in Texas Blocks Researchers from Campuses
Flooding in Texas Blocks Researchers from Campuses
Kerry Grens | Aug 28, 2017
Marine Science Institute on the Gulf experiences damage; “rideout teams” keep watch over animals and facilities. 
Image of the Day: Wounded Coral
Image of the Day: Wounded Coral
The Scientist Staff | Jul 13, 2017
Certain corals in the Gulf of Mexico were devastated by the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill’s reverberating destruction.
Coastal Command
Coastal Command
Megan Scudellari | Sep 1, 2013
From a tiny marine research center on the Louisiana coast, Nancy Rabalais has led the charge to map, understand, and reduce dangerous “dead zones” in the Gulf of Mexico.
Oil Spills: Research and Protests
Bob Grant | Sep 1, 2011
Millions are pumped into research on the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, and high-profile arrests are made amid demonstrations fighting the construction of a new pipeline.