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Researchers Prepare For Ambitious Shark Tagging Mission Off Cape Cod

Last year, they tagged two sharks. this time, they have enough equipment to tag 20 great white sharks, and special permission from the state to work closer to shore.

07/30/2013

(File Photo Credit: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Grants Will Help Mass. Undersea “Kites” Project

Three Massachusetts research facilities are getting a boost from the federal government, including money to help find out if undersea “kites” can reliably produce renewable energy.

07/13/2013

The gliders are operated by Dave Fratantoni, a scientist in the WHOI Physical Oceanography Department. In use by oceanographers for about a decade, gliders move up, down, and laterally in a sawtooth pattern through the water by changing their buoyancy and using their wings to provide lift. They are battery powered and exceptionally quiet -- a critical feature when collecting acoustic data. (Photo by Nick Woods, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution)

Woods Hole Researchers Using Robots To Detect Rare Whales

The torpedo-shaped underwater robots, called gliders, can read calls from four types of endangered whales and relay their locations in real time.

01/19/2013

Ford Winstar, Travel, Vacation, Transportation

So Where Can You Go On A Full Tank Of Gas?

Hotels, motels and restaurants are offering deals, but you will need to search for those deals.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/18/2012

(credit: AP)

Man Found Dead On Boat Off Falmouth

Authorities say a man has been found dead aboard his boat off the coast of Cape Cod with the sails up and the motor running.

09/12/2011

Island ferries will likely suspend service during Hurricane Irene.

Island Ferries To Suspend Service During Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Irene is expected to impact ferry service to and from the islands this weekend.

08/25/2011

Money Matters – Good Stuff Cheaper: Travel

Gas is around $3.69. Hard to rationalize getting in your car and driving far for a vacation.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/20/2011

(File Photo by Jodi Hilton/Getty Images)

Red Tide Forces Shellfishing Ban

The state has closed areas of the Nauset Marsh system between Orleans and Eastham on Cape Cod to shellfishing because of concerns about toxic “red tide.”

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/07/2011

Closeup of some of the first wreckage pieces and objects of the Air France A330 aircraft, flight AF447 lost in midflight over the Atlantic ocean June 1st and recovered from the sea, at the airbase hangar, in Recife, northeastern Brazil, on June 12, 2009. The Whether or not the black boxes from Air France flight 447 are found, the crash has shown that new technology is needed to record a flight's last moments in real-time, an aviation expert argues. AFP PHOTO/Mauricio LIMA (Photo credit should read MAURICIO LIMA/AFP/Getty Images)

Cape Cod Team Again Searching For Downed Plane Off Brazil

Ocean researchers on Cape Cod are again teaming with the French in a fourth search for an airliner downed in the sea during a 2009 storm.

03/27/2011

A Cape Cod mansion was damaged by a fire on Thursday.

Cape Cod Mansion Damaged In Fire

WOODS HOLE (CBS) – A Cape Cod mansion was badly burned by a fire on Thursday. No one was hurt in the fire in Woods Hole, but the damage is extensive. The fire was on […]

02/10/2011

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