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Nautilus Expedition

In 2008, Dr. Robert Ballard founded the Ocean Exploration Trust.  It’s purpose: to fund ocean exploration.  The program’s international expeditions take place on the Exploration Vessel… 89 more words

Three Spots To FInd Scary (2014)

1. Haunted house.
2. Dark bat cave.
3. In the deep blue sea.
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For sure-
One more creepy
discovered underwater creature.

Poetry

Deep Sea Diver Sketch

Started this doodle by the pool because it was just so nice out today! I have always had a fascination with those old brass suits. Also throwing in a picture of my seamonster sketch. 9 more words

Crafts

Whale Fall - After Life of a Whale

A beautifully animated video of the fate of a whale after its death.

Little is known about poetically named “whale falls” as they commonly occur between 2000 – 6000 m where only the most elite of submersibles can venture. 23 more words

Benthic

Because I couldn't not post about Dendrogramma

And the deep sea surprises us yet again (photos of the type specimen of Dendrogramma enigmatica from Just et al. ).

I totally ignored the original hype about these beasties. 746 more words

Papers

Laura on the Explorer

Laura is preparing to embark on the RV Celtic Explorer this month, as part of the first Atlantic Summer School – a cross national collaboration between… 94 more words

News

Invertebrate of the Week #9 - Bigfin Squid (Magnapinnidae)

On November 7, 2007 a Shell Oil Company ROV team was working to retrieve drilling equipment on the seabed near the Perdido project in the Gulf of Mexico… 718 more words

Invertebrate Of The Week