Blog Posts Tagged "teacher at sea"

An Experiment in a Freezer?!

One of our scientists will be doing some work in a walk-in refrigerator!  Tina will be cooling down deep sea water samples and looking at all kinds of things.  I'm not clear on the details yet, but she has been very creative in modifying existing equipment to complete the steps to her experiments.  I will post another blog in a few days when I know more about the

What the heck IS this?

A few days ago, we were all waiting for the next "elevator" to come back up to the ship (an elevator is a structure, about the size of an elevator, that scientists load equipment and materials on -- they then lower it overboard, weighted down so it will sink to the sea floor -- the JASON can move the elevator around on the ocean bottom as needed -- they can load equipment back on