Now At Sea

April 13, 2017 - June 11, 2017

How do continents separate? What is happening at their margins? How do we test out possible explanations in the middle of the South China Sea? What does working as an international team of scientist look like? Why are they looking for green rocks? And most important why is "hmm that's funny" more exciting than "Eureka" when doing science?

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Student questions! Thanks Mr. Sanderfoot's classes!

This week I had the pleasure of meeting with two of Mr. Sanderfoot's classes from Berlin High School in Berlin Wisconsin. They had a chance to meet with scientists in the labs and have a virtual tour of the JOIDES Resolution at o-dark thirty here in the South China Sea! 

Evidence is your anchor out at sea!

The potential for new discoveries on JOIDES Resolution is great. Like space, the ocean floor and below are a relatively new frontier.