Category: Visions 13

Overcoming Challenges

Overcoming unexpected challenges is part of any oceanographic cruise. On Tuesday, 23 July, the VISIONS ’13 team was presented with an unexp

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As the Spool Turns

Today, it was all about the cables that deliver power and data to the ocean observatory’s secondary nodes at the Axial volcano. Read More »

Diving at Axial

Not long after completing the 18-hour transit to the Eastern Caldera site on Axial Seamount, ROV ROPOS was successfully launched over the side of

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Wiring a Volcano

On July 15, we completed installation of 15,364 feet (4683 meters) of fiber optic extension cable on the summit of Axial Seamount from Primary Node 3B

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