The cores were drilled on a Mission Specific Platform and the cores will be split, described, analyzed, and sampled onshore … Continue reading Looking at science with kids’ eyes
For me looking at the horizontal cores, this is love at first sight. I see lovely coloured GRANITE with beautiful … Continue reading The Beauty of the Cores
Back in May, one of the Chicxulub Crater cores wrote a blog post about what its life was like on … Continue reading They cut the Chicxulub Crater cores in half!!
Since the offshore phase ended, all 303 cores have made their way from Mexico to the U.S. where they underwent … Continue reading IODP Expedition 364 “Chicxulub K-Pg Impact Crater” is back!
The offshore phase of Expedition 364 Chicxulub K-Pg Impact Crater is complete! We reached a depth of 1334.69m below the … Continue reading End of Expedition 364 – Offshore phase
Away from the glitz and the glamour of the drill floor lies a team of individuals, scattered throughout the world, … Continue reading To the Unsung Heroes
Written by Michael Poelchau. Granite. I’ve started to develop a relationship with the granite we’re currently drilling through. Our group … Continue reading All hot and bothered