Not only has the Investigator broken new ground in blue-water research by tackling three major projects in a single voyage, it also houses incredibly advanced technology that would make Batman envious
After travelling almost 16,000 km’s , witnessing Australia’s only volcano erupt and collecting detailed data every where from acoustic plumes to sea knolls, the RV Investigator and its crew heads home to Hobart for a well deserved rest
An update from week #7 (17-23 Feb) aboard RV Investigator from the voyage’s Chief Scientist Prof Mike Coffin – evacuation, lightening, great science and art
Kendall Sherrin shares what life aboard RV Investigator is like for a young scientist
Update #6 – An unexpected turn of events, bubbles from the sea floor, a live interview from the ship, and homeward bound.
In this blog Andrew Bowie shares his latest research and what it’s like working in the windiest and wildest ocean in the world.
Update from weeks 4 and 5 from RV Investigator’s voyage to Heard and McDonald Islands – The amazing sight of Big Ben erupting
The RV Investigator team capture rare footage of Australia’s only two active volcanoes emanating vapour, and one — Big Ben — erupting lava on Heard Island and the McDonald Islands.
The teams on board RV Investigator had been enjoying some relatively calm weather and conditions, but on Sunday the Southern Ocean started revealing its other side.