Latest News for: Deep ocean surveys


Vessel to be built by GRSE to explore Indian Ocean for rare minerals: Official

Deccan Herald 18 Jul 2024
A ship to be built by defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) as part of its pact with a Goa-based government institution will explore the deep Indian Ocean for rare minerals ...

Blue Economy – An Emerging Concept for Sustainable Growth

Kashmir Observer 12 Jul 2024
It will also focus on deep-ocean survey to identify potential sites of multi-metal hydrothermal sulphides mineralization and harnessing energy and freshwater resources from the ocean as it will also ...

Japan to begin deep-sea search for crashed MSDF helicopters in July

Xinhua 14 Jun 2024
The science ministry said JAMSTEC will use Deep Tow, a deep ocean floor survey system equipped with sonar and cameras, to search a wide area of the ocean floor ... Japan to begin deep-sea search for crashed MSDF helicopters in July.

Scientists finally think they know where the most dangerous part of this US earthquake zone ...

Business Insider 07 Jun 2024
Armed with state-of-the-art technology that can probe deep beneath the ocean floor and create images, Carbotte and her team produced the first comprehensive survey of Cascadia's complex, below-ground composition.

China's manned submersible Jiaolong completes first deep-sea scientific expedition in Atlantic Ocean

ECNS 29 May 2024
China's manned submersible Jiaolong successfully concluded its first deep-sea scientific expedition in the Atlantic Ocean with the research vessel Shenhai Yihao (DeepSea No.1), which transported ...

Buried kelp: Seaweed carried to the deep sea stores more carbon than we thought

Phys Dot Org 28 May 2024
When we consider natural carbon storage in the deep oceans, we generally focus on phytoplankton ... Fragments of seaweed are often caught in deep-sea trawls, or recorded by submarines and underwater robots during surveys of the ocean floor.

Raimondo, state leaders celebrate work on new NOAA center in Newport. Why its coming to RI

The Newport Daily News 06 May 2024
... nautical charting and other work to better understand the ocean environment ... It was later joined by the Okeanos Explorer, a 224-foot-long ship that specializes in exploration of the deep ocean.

Over 50 Unknown Species Found In "Pristine" Marine Ecosystems Near Rapa Nui

IFL Science 12 Apr 2024
They were discovered during a recent expedition by the Schmidt Ocean Institute’s R/V Falkor (too), which is currently surveying the underwater environment within the Pacific Ocean deep off Chile's coastline. .

Life expectancy for Britain

The Daily Mail 27 Mar 2024
... in this deep, dark, and inhospitable region of the Pacific Ocean ... Another way that deep-ocean dwelling creatures, like the 'Barbie pig,' can be challenging to obtain and study is their fragility.

Battle over deep-sea mining heats up

RNZ 18 Mar 2024
It is the latest salvo in a long-running battle over access to a trove of hundreds of billions of dollars' worth of metals lying on the surface of the seabed in some parts of the deep ocean ... They are found across much of the deep ocean floor.

New squid alert! 100+ species discovered off the coast of New Zealand

Popular Science 11 Mar 2024
Ocean Census/NIWA. The Pacific is the largest and deepest ocean basin on the planet ... Some of the specimens were uncovered more than 15,000 feet deep ... Previously, geologists have surveyed this very deep ocean basin, but this is a first for biologists.

Chinese manned submersible conducts first dives in Atlantic

People Daily 28 Feb 2024
Its findings have filled gaps in the biodiversity survey of the southern Atlantic Ocean and will help the world understand, protect and utilize the deep sea in an improved manner, the bureau said.

Rs 4,797 cr PRITHVI to boost atmosphere, polar and ocean research, says Rijiju

Indian Express 07 Feb 2024
Updating on Rs 4,077 crore Deep Ocean Mission launched by MoES in 2021, Rijiju, in another reply, said that an extensive survey and exploration for metals like cobalt, copper, nickel, and manganese ...

Researchers describe a novel species of jellyfish discovered in a remote location in Japan

Phys Dot Org 05 Feb 2024
pagesi is very rare, and it was so hard to collect that the description was based on a single specimen, although the scientists did see another nearby and expect future surveys of the deep ocean to discover more members of the group.