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Brian Helmuth
Professor of Marine and Environmental Sciences

Brian Helmuth in the Press

Brian Helmuth for Northeastern Global News

They’re planning to build a new space station… at the bottom of the ocean

They’re planning to build a new space station… at the bottom of the ocean

The underwater research center is the brainchild of Fabian Cousteau, a renowned aquanaut and grandson of Jacques-Yves Cousteau.
Saddam Hussein destroyed the biblical Eden. This cross-cultural partnership could restore it.

Saddam Hussein destroyed the biblical Eden. This cross-cultural partnership could restore it.

Understanding climate change is hard work. These robotic mussels are doing the heavy lifting.

Understanding climate change is hard work. These robotic mussels are doing the heavy lifting.

As water and air temperatures rise, mussel populations fall. Researchers are tracing these trends with mussel-inspired technology.
Global disaster response needs a networked approach

Global disaster response needs a networked approach

Drones for research: Explaining Northeastern’s policy

Drones for research: Explaining Northeastern’s policy

Professor to speak at UN General Assembly on climate change, sustainable development

Professor to speak at UN General Assembly on climate change, sustainable development

Science and politics: Finding common ground

Science and politics: Finding common ground

The stories that are likely to make headlines in 2017

The stories that are likely to make headlines in 2017

Researchers mine Twitter to reveal Congress’ ideological divide on climate change

Researchers mine Twitter to reveal Congress’ ideological divide on climate change

Senate Democrats are three times more likely to follow science-related Twitter accounts than their Republican peers.
As Canada wildfires rage, faculty experts examine the ramifications

As Canada wildfires rage, faculty experts examine the ramifications