I was a participant on VISIONS’13 and am fortunate to be a participant in VISIONS’14 as well. Last year, on VISIONS’13, the Co-Chief Scientists were Dr. John Delaney and Dr. Deb Kelley. John and Deb are marine geologists, w
Continuous ROPOS dives since we arrived at the Axial Base site. We deployed a junction box, surveyed the cable routes, and are now in the process of laying the cables between the nodes and the eventual deep profiler and HPIES deployment locations.
After reaching the Slope Base Site, deployments of junction boxes and cable laying proceeded. As the weather started to pick up again, the decision was made to proceed to Axial Base and continue the deployments there.
Greetings from Newport, Oregon! After a very full and productive first Leg, we arrived in port yesterday right on time at 1000 and were busy almost as soon as we hit the dock. The ship is currently a hive of activity as more instruments and cabl
Ernst Haeckel (1834 – 1919) was one of the most renowned biologists of the 19th century. After a short career as a physician, Haeckel turned his attention to zoology and served as a professor of comparative anatomy at the University of Jena in Germany.