These kid-friendly videos will help you learn more about JOIDES Resolution topics introduced in Uncovering Earth’s Secrets.
What’s it like to be on the JR during an expedition? Meet a variety of the people who travel onboard the JR during an expedition and find out what they do during an eight-week trip to sea.
Meet marine scientists and find out what it’s like to be a scientist and what they were like as kids.
Watch a cake get ruined to learn why the JOIDES Resolution drills the sea floor.
Follow a core on its journey from the JR rig floor through the labs.
Meet the techs who come out on every expedition to help the scientists describe cores.
Learn about one of the pieces of JR lab equipment that scientists use to learn more about the cores.
Learn more about how hot spots and seafloor spreading can cause chains of volcanoes.
Learn why the JOIDES Resolution does what it does.
JOIDES Resolution scientists explain what science is all about.
JR in a Minute videos
These short, animated videos will introduce you to the technology of the JR.