Uncovering Earth's Secrets is a children's picture eBook about the JOIDES Resolution. Written in rhyming verse by Kevin Kurtz and beautifully illustrated by Alice Feagan, the book is available as a free download and can be viewed on iPads and other computer and tablet devices, including interactive whiteboards.
Earthquakes and tsunamis are great motivators, as are the pursuits. These are the reasons why a lot of time and resources have gone into studying the seismic, geodynamic, and hydrothermic systems in the Pacific Northwest.
So the experience finally begins.... After months of planning and anticipation I am finally sitting on the JOIDES Resolution research vessel. We are currently in dock in Victoria, British Columbia anticipating setting sail 8:00 am Monday morning, May 20th.