Journey Into Midnight Explores Deepest Parts of the Gulf of Mexico
Researchers from Nova Southeastern University’s (NSU) Halmos College of Natural Sciences and Oceanography joined with colleagues from other research institutions to explore the water column in some of the deepest parts of the Gulf of Mexico.
The project – Journey Into Midnight: Light and Life Below the Twilight Zone is ran from June 8 – 22, 2019 and featured Dr. Tracey Sutton, Dr. Tamara Frank and graduate assistant Ruchao Quian from NSU – they were three of the 10 explorers on this voyage.
The team made some remarkable findings – which were featured in multiple media outlets across the country. You can read those stories below:
You can learn more about Journey Into Midnight: Light and Life Below the Twilight Zone ONLINE.
This site, created by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration, contains a wealth of information about the research expedition, including biographical info on the explorers, a photo gallery of the strange and wonderful sea life found deep in the Gulf of Mexico and more.