A New Era in Ocean Exploration

March 18, 2007
R/V Marcus Langseth

Featuring

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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Bruce C. Heezen/Lamont Research Professor
Doherty Senior Research Scientist
Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory
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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Senior Research Scientist
Senior Research Scientist
Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory

Oceans cover about three quarters of the Earth's surface. Although much has been learned about the seafloor and sub-floor in recent decades, much remains to be explored.

The panel will describe a wide range of ship operations and scientific investigations of Lamont-Doherty's newest ocean-going research vessel, the 235-foot Marcus G. Langseth.