2016.08.17 – …the final Blog-post from the RRS James Cook

We are finally on our way home. It’s a nine-day haul back to Falmouth, Cornwall, and the team is in good spirits.

We have electrified the seafloor from every angle using our geophysical instruments, made some amazing dives with our little robotic sub HyBIS, and collected sediment cores from patches of thick metalliferous mud (Read more…)