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Expeditions Featuring MC&G Researchers

Dive and Discover Expedition 15: Dark Life at Deep Sea Vents

During the winter of 2014 a group of scientists ventured into the Pacific Ocean to examine life in some of the most extreme environments on Earth—deep-sea hydrothermal vents.


CORSACS: Controls on Ross Sea Algal Community Structure

November 1 to December 16, 2006
A team of scientists from universities and research institutions from around the world explored the ecosystem of the Ross Sea near the continent of Antarctica.

Postcards from the Bottom of the Earth

November to December, 2001
Read WHOI Senior Scientist and geochemist Ken Buesseler's letters to family as he took part in a research cruise on the RSV Aurora Australis in and out of Hobart Australia heading due south to the Southern Ocean and Antarctica.

Dive and Discover Expedition 5 - Galápagos Islands

August 23 to September 24, 2001
Dive and Discover?s Expedition 5 will explore the undersea volcanic slopes of the remote Galápagos islands of Fernandina and Isabela.