Tag: VISIONS 14

A Variety of Perspectives

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

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VISIONS 14 Leg 2 Begins

The R/V Thompson left Newport to start Leg 2 on August 1, 2014, heading for the Slope Base site. We deployed a Low Voltage node (LV01A) and conducted a couple of CTD casts.

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Quinlan Lonergan Blog

Thoughtfulness when at sea seems as inescapable as it is inevitable. I ponder at length the line of men dating back centuries, who, though we share no blood, I feel deeply connected to by my pontifications at sea.

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Claire Knox Blog V14

Last night, I had watch from 2000-2400. While on watch I write the log for the ROV dive which is like writing the closed captioning for a video.

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Neah Baechler Blog

Gravity. It escapes conscious thought most of the time and when it does draw the minds eye its generally in the form of a ludicrous man sitting under an apple tree, apple in hand, a dotted line and unsavory expression connecting him to the branch above.

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Matthew Tomko Blog

Last day of the cruise. Most of it spent in slight seasickness, although not enough for any drastic measures. We presented projects today.

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