PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World For a team of researchers stranded on an island with a storm coming, the solution was simple. Send in the Navy Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/394619/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend A team of NOAA researchers were counting Hawaiian monk seals on a small chain of Pacific islands when they discovered that Tropical Storm Iselle was headed their way. It took a rescue mission by the US Navy to get them out safely.