Now At Sea

February 11, 2017 - April 09, 2017

Behind the Science - The JR's favorite activity: Tripping pipes

One of the main activities on the ship is connecting large pipes that fit together that extend to the sea floor. Please see the following time lapse< of the rig floor during this process.

Science on board/Education - Styrofoam cups into the deep ocean

Yesterday on the JOIDES Resolution we sent into the deep ocean the Sub Sea Video Camera. Together with the camera, in the system, there were also a beacon, a sonar and ... 86 Styrofoam cups.