Work on the new deep-sea
port is likely to start by the end of 2015.
On August 7 (Thu) and 8 (Fri), a "Deep Sea Paper Craft Class" will be held where participants will learn how to construct paper models of an octopus and other creatures while watching video presentations about deep-sea
forms of life.
Technicians aboard the ship are exploring the deep underwater habitats of the Gulf of Mexico using Remotely-Operated Vehicles (ROVs) and camera, the videos of which are sent back to the Okeanos Explorer, NOAA, allowing scientists on shore to explore methane seeps, mud volcanoes, submarine canyons, shipwrecks, brine pools including deep-sea
Integration of Technologies Poised to Open up a Billion Dollar Market The global oil demand has been increasing at a near constant rate and increasing deep-sea
oil and gas finds are leading to more deep-sea
The research, involving the University of Southampton, Natural History Museum, British Antarctic Survey, National Oceanography Centre and Oxford University, is published online in Deep-Sea
Research II: Topical Studies in Oceanography.
This new push for deep-sea
mining reflects India's concerns about China's dominance of the rare earth mineral market.
After using the manned submersible Alvin to collect samples of species from the Juan de Fuca Ridge under the northeastern Pacific Ocean, the team discovered 38 deep-sea
limpets (Lepetodrilus gordensis) among their specimens.
But in the last half century, advances in deep-sea
submersibles and technologies designed to peer into the darkness have allowed researchers to observe and uncover many mysteries of the deep ocean realm.
The Pew Environment Group today encouraged the European Commission to implement significant reforms to EU deep-sea
In mid-September, the United Nations conducted a review of high-seas fishing practices * that could ultimately help save deep-sea
DSCC has gotten upwards of 1,400 marine scientists from 69 different countries to sign onto a statement expressing profound concern "that human activities, particularly bottom trawling, are causing unprecedented damage to the deep-sea
coral and sponge communities on continental plateaus and slopes, and on seamounts and mid-ocean ridges.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists aboard the Royal Research Ship James Cook have discovered a new set of deep-sea
volcanic vents in the chilly waters of the Southern Ocean.