When Captain Andy Armstrong, the NOAA co-director of the UNH/NOAA Joint Hydrographic Center, learned that a basin in the Gulf of Mexico would be named in his honor, he thought it was a mistake.
Asking for time off on your first day at a new job can be awkward.
But accepting an award from President Obama significantly mitigates that unease, Jennifer Miksis-Olds found recently.
New research from the University of New Hampshire finds that Atlantic horseshoe crabs in New Hampshire's Great Bay Estuary time their annual spawning based on water temperature, not lunar cycle, as was more commonly believed.
NOAA today announced that Jonathan R.