In a unique family of fishes, only two species exist. Consider that the family that contains tuna, mackerel, and bonitas contains 51 species. The longer…View More The Deep-Sea Fish with the Telescopic Tubular Eyes
How does Santa get presents to the deep sea? With ocean robots of course! Enjoy Oceaneerings Holiday Card with 8 tiny ReinROVs. And if you…View More AUV with your nose so bright, won’t you guide my sleigh tonight?
I’m kind of obsessed with Okeanos Explorer. Why? Because being able to watch a live feed of an ROV exploring the deep ocean on the…View More Have you been watching Okeanos explorer? If not, this week is your chance!
One thing I’ve learned from the Okeanos Explorer’s ROV trip to the Marianas Trench, is that deep sea jellyfish just like to let it all hang…View More GO GO GADGET JELLYFISH!
New spectacular video of a enigmatic jellyfish is going viral across the internet (see below). Although first collected in 1901 and scientifically described in 1910, the giant…View More Rare Giant Jellyfish Caught on Video
Imagine you are yodeling whilst snowshoeing in a majestic mountain range. All of a sudden you hear a rumble. You look up to see a white…View More ROV gets caught in turbidity current, lives to tell the tale.
I cannot wait to see Underwater Dreams narrated by Michael Peña, and written and directed by Mary Mazzio. The story is how sons of undocumented Mexican immigrants…View More How the sons of undocumented Mexican immigrants built a ROV and won a national competition
In 2009, Nereus was the new $5 million hybrid-transformer-multipurpose-all knowing-swiss army knife of deep-sea research from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute. Nereus, primarily funded by NSF (…View More Nereus confirmed lost
Magnapinna squids are one of the deep-sea more ethereal creatures. Little is known of these squid as very few have ever been captured, although over…View More An amazing image of the elusive big-fin squid
Yesterday the DSN crew first saw the video above. What is this large floating sheet of goo? Is it alive? Was it once alive? The…View More Solving the Mystery of the Placental Jellyfish