The videos on this page were collected from the NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer during several expeditions, including the Gulf of Mexico 2012 Expedition, the Mid-Cayman Rise 2011 Expedition, Galápagos Rift 2011 Expedition, and INDEX-SATAL 2010 Exploration of the Sangihe Talaud Region of Indonesian waters.
Here is a selection of great images that you can use to spice up your computer desktop. Simply select the desired wallpaper image and follow the instructions on the page to make the photo the backdrop for your computer screen.
We have collected some of Ocean Explorer's best photos and posted them on Flickr. You can subscribe to our Flickr photostream or get your own NOAA Ocean Explorer Flickr badge or subscribe to the RSS feed to keep up with new additions.
Track the progress of the NOAA ShipOkeanos Explorer in near real time using this interactive Google map. You can also access data, such as bathymetry, water temperature, and salinity, collected during current and past (back to 2009) expeditions.
The Multimedia Discovery Missions are a series of 14 interactive multimedia presentations and learning activities that address topics ranging from chemosynthesis and hydrothermal vent life and deep-sea benthos to food, water, and medicine from the sea.
Ocean Careers to Inspire Another Generation of Explorers, or OceanAGE Careers, invites students to learn about the talented people who explore our ocean planet. From underwater pilots to research scientists, these marine explorers provide students with first-hand knowledge of exciting careers through live interviews, profiles, and mission logs.
Discover unique video clips from various expeditions as part of the MySubmarine explorer interactive experience. Scroll through education lesson plans, or tell a friend about our site by sending them an Email postcard. Note: Once inside the submarine, you can scroll through the creatures and features on the right menu panel or pick one from the expeditions maps on the left panel.
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Flash 8 or higher required, best viewed with browser full screen or maximized, 16bit or higher recommended, resolution 1024x768 or higher recommended. Sound card and speakers are required to hear the audio.
Try to solve the puzzle by dragging one of the nine squares to another location within the picture frame. Continue to sort the squares into different locations until the puzzle is solved. Challenge yourself to solve the puzzle in as few moves as possible.