Research Cruise Log

Group photo of ship scientists

The Ship

On our last day at sea, everyone is taking their time packing up the scientific equipment and personal belongings.  Every once in awhile, you will find someone squirreled away in a corner on the upper deck, trying to eek out that last bit of sunshine on the ship while surrounded by the turquoise waters of the… Continue reading The Ship


Clean Laundry and Full Bellies

After deploying our last float in the Northern Gulf, we set off for the Miami, about two and half days to port.  Today was a special treat from the 2nd mate, Kevin.  He helped set up a BBQ on the stern of the ship, and cooked hot dogs and hamburgers.   The weather was gorgeous, and… Continue reading Clean Laundry and Full Bellies