New MIT exhibit features high-speed underwater photography by former aquanaut Grace Young.
Grace Young ’14 had been scuba diving in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary for more than three hours when the weight of her gear began taking its toll. Young was resting her head on...Read more
Did you know that thousands of enormous shipping containers are lost from cargo vessels each year? Researchers from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute use deep-sea robots to study the life that grows around these containers. Learn more: ...Read more
This video describes four new species of carnivorous sponges from the Northeast Pacific Ocean that were discovered by MBARI scientists. Carnivorous feeding in sponges is an adaption to the food poor deep-sea environment, where filter feeding -- the typical way sponges feed -- is energetically...Read more