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Toetectonics, empty stores and glorious sun plus dolphins

  The rate my toe nails have grown is about the same rate as the North Mid Atlantic Ridge 25mm per year. The photo on the left was taken today 22 Feb the photo on the right on 14th Jan. The cupboards are bare. The chefs are having to be very creative… Managing to create… Continue reading Toetectonics, empty stores and glorious sun plus dolphins

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What have I learnt? BBQ

Top Ten Lessons of the Expedition: You don’t have to be super bright to be a scientist, just enthusiastic and hardworking. The scientific process: Aim, Hypothesis, Method, Data Collection, Analysis, Conclusions and then the cycle of yet more questions generating the cycle again, takes time to complete. Conclusions are rarely hard and fast facts but… Continue reading What have I learnt? BBQ

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Autosub likes spirals and figures of eight.

We’ve had an exciting day today. We have finished shooting with the airguns  (top left) and brought in the streamer (middle top) along with seaweed (top right) – this bit is from the tailbuoy. Autosub (bottom left) was launched again this evening, it is controlled by a tablet (bottom right)   Below: Autosub spirals down… Continue reading Autosub likes spirals and figures of eight.