New study highlights geology of young rock at fast-spreading mid-ocean ridges
Decision follows authorization from the National Science Board; decadal survey will review NSF's ocean sciences portfolio
Breathing Underwater: Scientists Find Evidence of Microscopic Life Scavenging for Oxygen Deep in Oceanic Crust
Although long thought to be devoid of life, the bottom of the deep ocean is now known to harbor entire ecosystems teeming with microbes.
Today, the Interagency Ocean Observation Committee (IOOC) and the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS®) released the U.S. IOOS Summit Report
The NOSB is pleased to announce it has received $500,000 from long-time ocean advocates Eric and Wendy Schmidt in support of the program’s 2013-2014 operating year.
James Cameron, explorer and well-known film director , joined Dr. Susan Avery, Director of Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), on Capitol Hill this week for a series of events and meetings, including a Senate Committee hearing titled “Deep Sea Challenge: Innovative Partnerships in Ocean Observation.”
Consortium For Ocean Leadership Recognizes Best Ocean Science Projects At Intel International Science And Engineering Fair
OL granted five Special Awards, totaling $10,000, at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair held May 12-17 in Phoenix, Arizona.
The scientific ocean drilling vessel JOIDES Resolution will soon embark on its next adventure, Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 341 (Southern Alaska Margin Tectonics, Climate and Sedimentation).