Live Video: Windows to the Deep 2018

Windows to the Deep 2018: Exploration of the Southeast U.S. Continental Margin

From June 13 - July 2, join us for the Windows to the Deep 2018: Exploration of the Southeast U.S. Continental Margin expedition on NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer as we conduct mapping operations and remotely operated vehicle dives in unexplored areas offshore Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina.

All things permitting, we expect to be diving daily June 14 to July 1, from approximately 8:00 am to 4:30 pm ET, at depths ranging from 250 to 4,000 meters (820 to 13,124 feet). Access all live video streams here.

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Recent Expeditions

Recent Video Highlights

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Who Will Back Off First?

Here comes a deepwater hermit crab (family Parapaguridae).

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Water Column Waltz

Windows to the Deep 2018 midwater transects.

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Brittle Star Breaststroke

Brittle star seen swimming through the water column.

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DeepCCZ: Swarm of Cutthroat Eels

A swarm of cutthroat eels on the top of a seamount in the Pacific.

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