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Results: January 1996 to May 2016 > Seafloor & Below

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July 3, 2007

The Deepest Divers

D-tags give scientists in-depth records of whales in the depths

May 15, 2007

Rescue Mission on the Seafloor

Could Jason recover instruments stuck to the seafloor by newly erupted lava?

April 20, 2007

The Lo-o-o-ng Core

The deeper you can sample the seafloor, the further back in time you can go

April 12, 2007

A Ridge Too Slow?

WHOI team collaborates on Chinese discovery expedition in Indian Ocean

February 21, 2007

Young Pup Teaches an Old Robot New Tricks

MIT/WHOI graduate student improves the Autonomous Benthic Explorer's ability to hunt for seafloor vents

November 6, 2006

A Rare Glimpse Into the Ocean's Crust

Exploring rocks' magnetic signals, a WHOI graduate student reconstructs how the seafloor forms

March 24, 2006

One of the Greatest Volcanic Shows on Earth

Inside a crater, a scientist seeks clues to the formation of the vast Deccan Traps

February 7, 2005

Coral Gardens in the Dark Depths

Scientists seek to learn more about these abundant, fragile, and now-threatened communities

August 27, 2004

The Deep Ocean Exploration Institute

Investigating Earth's dynamic processes

June 23, 2004

Mixing Oil and Water

Tracking the sources and impacts of oil pollution in the marine environment

June 22, 2004

Peering into the Crystal Fabric of Rocks

When you get right down to it, earthquakes and volcanoes have atomic-scale causes

May 13, 2004

Earth's Complex Complexion

Expeditions to remote oceans expose new variations in ocean crust

April 12, 2004

Is Life Thriving Deep Beneath the Seafloor?

Recent discoveries hint at a potentially huge and diverse subsurface biosphere

April 5, 2004

Unraveling the Tapestry of Ocean Crust

Scientists follow a trail of clues to reveal the magmatic trickles and bursts that create the seafloor

March 22, 2004

Paving the Seafloor—Brick by Brick

New vehicles and magnetic techniques reveal details of seafloor lava flows

March 22, 2004

How the Isthmus of Panama Put Ice in the Arctic

Drifting continents open and close gateways between oceans and shift Earth's climate

February 23, 2004

Moving Earth and Heaven

Colliding continents, the rise of the Himalayas, and the birth of the monsoons

February 13, 2004

The Remarkable Diversity of Seafloor Vents

Explorations reveal an increasing variety of hydrothermal vents

January 30, 2004

If Rocks Could Talk...

The ion microprobe extracts hidden clues about our planet's history and evolution

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