Scientific research vessels

“What Can Dust Reveal about Past Climates?” with Jerry McManus, Gisela Winckler, and Allison Jacobel

“What Can Dust Reveal about Past Climates?” with Jerry McManus, Gisela Winckler, and Allison Jacobel  Originally presented 22 Oct 2016 (Morningside Campus) Support in part by National Science Foundation Award #1502889  (Source: http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms10449)          Windblown dust plays important roles in influencing and recording climate change. In the atmosphere, dust contributes to the planetary albedo and … Continued

“GEOTRACES Project Education Outreach: Demystifying Radioactivity” with Tim Kenna and Margie Turrin (22 Nov 2014)

“GEOTRACES Project Education Outreach: Demystifying Radioactivity” with Tim Kenna and Margie Turrin (22 Nov 2014)

“Demystifying Radioactivity” with Tim Kenna and Margie Turrin Originally presented: 22 November of 2014 Tim Kenna (LDEO Research Scientist) and Margie Turrin (LDEO Education Coordinator) return to E2C to share some innovative discoveries and present draft version of curriculum activities for teacher feedback. Radioactivity, both naturally occurring and anthropogenic, is highly debated and largely misunderstood. We … Continued

Latest Developments in Ocean Exploration: LDEO’s New Research Vessel “Marcus G. Langseth” and the “New” “JOIDES Resolution” Drilling Ship (May 2009)

Latest Developments in Ocean Exploration: LDEO’s New Research Vessel “Marcus G. Langseth” and the “New” “JOIDES Resolution” Drilling Ship Originally presented 9 May 2009   We’ll get a first-hand account of the modernization and most recent discoveries from the JOIDES Resolution drilling ship, provided by Dr. Gerry Iturrino of the LDEO Borehole Research Group. We’ll also provide … Continued

Latest Developments in Ocean Exploration: LDEO’s New Research Vessel “Marcus G. Langseth” and the “New” “JOIDES Resolution” Drilling Ship (May 2009)

Latest Developments in Ocean Exploration: LDEO’s New Research Vessel “Marcus G. Langseth” and the “New” “JOIDES Resolution” Drilling Ship Originally presented 9 May 2009 We’ll get a first-hand account of the modernization and most recent discoveries from the JOIDES Resolution drilling ship, provided by Dr. Gerry Iturrino of the LDEO Borehole Research Group. We’ll also provide a … Continued

Going to Sea for Science on the “Marcus G. Langseth” with Meagan Cummings (Sep 2010)

Going to Sea for Science on the “Marcus G. Langseth” with Meagan Cummings   Originally presented 25 Sep 2010 In our opening session of this academic year, first, Meagan Cummings of LDEO’s Office of Marine Operations will share some of the cutting-edge investigations made aboard Lamont’s latest research vessel, the “Marcus G. Langseth.” You’ll also have the … Continued