JOIDES RESOLUTION

Science in Search of Earth's Secrets

What is the JOIDES Resolution?

The JOIDES Resolution (JR) is a research vessel that drills into the ocean floor to collect and study core samples. Scientists use data from the JR to better understand climate change, geology and Earth’s history. It is a part of the International Ocean Discovery Program and is funded by the National Science Foundation.

Current Expedition

Expedition 371 Tasman Frontier Subduction Initiation and Paleogene Climate

Time at Sea: 16 hours

Date on Ship: Friday July 28

Time on Ship: 14:50

ABOUT THE SHIP

ABOUT THE SHIP

SHIP'S LOG
Click a Photo to Read Blogs from the Ship’s Crew.
  • The Last Leg, Crossing Over the Great Barrier Reef
  • "ONE THING THAT SURPRISED YOU IN SOR?"
  • July 26 Blog: Exploring the long lost continent of Zealandia: Background & Scientific goals for Expedition 371
  • Pekar's July 25 Blog: The International Ocean Discovery Program Expedition 371: Tasman Sea Frontier

PAST EXPEDITIONS

Click any marker to learn more about our past expeditions!