What you can’t see may astound
you. The largest unexplored region of Earth is the ocean. Beneath its
churning surface, oceanographers have recently discovered the largest volcano
in the world – perhaps in the solar system.
Find out what is known – and yet to be discovered – about the marine life
of the abyss, and how a fish called the bristlemouth has grabbed the crown for
“most numerous vertebrate on Earth” from the chicken.
Plus, the menace of America’s
Cascadia fault, which has the potential to unleash a devastating magnitude 9
Follow Dr. Sager’s voyage back to
Tamu Massif in Fall 2015.
• Bruce Robison – Deep sea biologist, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
• William Sager – Marine geophysicist, Earth and
Atmospheric Sciences, University of Houston
• Chris Goldfinger - Marine geologist, geophysicist,
paleo-seismologist, Oregon State University