The spotlight is shining once again on the deepest ecosystems in the ocean—Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench (map) and the New Britain Trench near Papua New Guinea. At a presentation today at the American Geophysical Union’s conference in San Francisco, attendees got a glimpse into these mysterious ecosystems nearly 7 miles …
Hubbard Medal to be awarded posthumously to the Swiss oceanographer Jacques Piccard
DEEPSEA CHALLENGE shifts from an active expedition to its next phase of scientific analysis.
With his first dive a success, James Cameron is eager for scientists to continue exploring Earth’s deepest point in his custom-built sub.
James Cameron completes record-breaking Mariana Trench dive.