January 1 to 17, 2008
Scientists and engineers aboard the R/V Knorr test new ways to navigate and communicate with robotic undersea vehicles and hunt for hydrothermal vents along the volcanic mid-ocean ridge.
September 19 to 28, 2007
Join oceanographer Amy Bower as she travels on the R/V Knorr to the Labrador Sea to install a deep water mooring and technology to observe currents. She will be posting interactive updates on the OceanInsight website, which has special enhancements for the visually impaired.
May 20 to June 3, 2005
Dive and Discover's Expedition 9 returns to the Galápagos Rift, located on a mid-ocean ridge about 250 miles from the Galápagos Islands where vents and exotic organisms were first found in 1977.
May 24 to June 10, 2004
For Expedition 8 of Dive and Discover join researchers diving in the submersible Alvin and explore vents off the Pacific Northwest coast.
May 26 to June 17, 2003
Dive and Discover?s 2003 expedition will journey to the New England Seamounts, a chain of extinct, undersea volcanoes about 500 miles off the east coast of North America.
May 24 to June 4, 2002
Dive and Discover's Expedition 6 returns to the Galápagos Rift, where seafloor hydrothermal vents were first found in 1977.
March 27 to May 1, 2001
Dive and Discover's first expedition of 2001 will be a 40 day long voyage to explore for hydrothermal vents at the mid-ocean ridge in the central Indian Ocean, one of the most remote places on Earth.
January 27 to February 8, 2000
Join Dive & Discover for a 10 day Alvin diving cruise to the volcanoes and hydrothermal vents on the deep sea floor in the eastern Pacific Ocean.
January 12 to January 22, 2000
Dive and Discover's first voyage takes you to the Gulf of California, the sliver of ocean separating Baja California from mainland Mexico.