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The ocean, our life-support system, is changing faster than almost any other part of the planet. What’s in store for the ocean as these changes continue to play out and how is technology shaping our ability to better understand, predict, and prevent these changes? Two pioneers of ocean research and exploration will sit down to share their thoughts on the future of life on our ocean planet.
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Exploring the globe-spanning region beneath the sunlit upper ocean where life thrives
Discovering the links between life in our ocean and the search for life beyond Earth
Investigating the fate of microplastics and their impacts on marine life and human health
Searching for corals around the world to help ensure a future for reefs in a warming ocean
The NSF-funded program measures physical, chemical, geological and biological properties from the seafloor to the air-sea interface.