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Why Study The Ocean

February 27, 2015

Why Study The Ocean

First Impressions - Exploring RV Falkor

February 26, 2015

First Impressions - Exploring RV Falkor

At last, R/V Falkor has entered the Indian Ocean for the first time in her history and is now docked at Henderson, just 35 km (22 miles) south of Perth, where final preparations are made for the upcoming Perth Canyon cruise. Scientists,

Exploring the unknown – just 50 km (30 miles) away from Western Australia’s capital city

February 20, 2015

Exploring the unknown – just 50 km (30 miles) away from Western Australia’s capital city

The preparation and packing for the Perth Canyon cruise is currently in full swing – and in fact already began about six months ago!

New Agreement Expanding Availability of Falkor Data

February 14, 2015

New Agreement Expanding Availability of Falkor Data

Open sharing of data collected aboard Falkor is an integral part of the Schmidt Ocean Institute mission, but sharing data efficiently and accessibly is challenging. To better accomplish this mandate, Schmidt Ocean Institute is now partnering with Rol

Back from the Tasman Sea

February 13, 2015

Back from the Tasman Sea

After 26 days at sea, the T-Beam crew has sailed back into port along the Derwent River, and tied up on land.

Using Nebula to Solve Nebulous Problems

February 11, 2015

Using Nebula to Solve Nebulous Problems

Supercomputing power allows scientists to model the T-Beam in real time.

Rollin' in the Deep

February 10, 2015

Rollin' in the Deep

How a single molecule provides clues to deep ocean circulation.

Engineering a Career in Ocean Science

February 08, 2015

Engineering a Career in Ocean Science

Focus on the career of a developmental engineer

It’s getting hot in here, let’s mix it up!

February 07, 2015

It’s getting hot in here, let’s mix it up!

Sea level rise is real and melting ice caps are only part of the story.

Announcements

Vice-President Wendy Schmidt gives the Presidential ...

Watch Co-Founder and Vice-President Wendy Schmidt's talk for AGU's Presidential Forum in San Francisco . ...

New Species and Surprising Findings in the Mariana ...

A recent expedition to the Trench onboard Falkor found thriving communities of animals, the expedition set many new records. ...

Preliminary Design for new Robotic Undersea Researc ...

We have successfully completed preliminary designs that will be leveraged for the development of a full ocean depth robotic research vehicle. Staged vehicle construction is scheduled to begin this year. ...

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