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Earth’s First Amino Acids May Have Come From Oceanic Crust 7 November 2018 Feature

As a graduate student at the University of Chicago in the early 1950s, Stanley Miller attempted to…

Updates from the Field: Expedition Papua New Guinea 29 October 2018 Feature

The newly funded “Aerial Observations of Volcanic Emissions from Unmanned Aerial Systems” field…

Field Report: Investigating the Origins of Carbon Degassing in Romania 22 October 2018 Feature

On 3 September 2018, seven researchers from four countries set off from Cluj-Napoca, Romania for a…

Atlantis Massif Drillsites
Subsurface Life in the Atlantis Massif: Just Add Water? 17 October 2018 Feature

When mantle rocks come into contact with seawater, the resulting reaction, called serpentinization…

Map: Biology Meets Subduction 2016 3 October 2018 Feature

Fire and Ice: DCO Members Meet in Iceland to Discuss Catastrophic Perturbations to Earth’s Deep Carbon 25 September 2018 Feature

DCO researchers have made great strides toward quantifying the numerous ways carbon moves into and…

A Return to the Lost City: This Time it’s Microbial 12 September 2018 Feature

For the first time since 2008 U.S. scientists will thoroughly explore the Lost City hydrothermal…

IGSN diamonds
International Initiative to Make Sample Registration Easy and Open on a Global Scale 6 August 2018 Feature

In a new initiative funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, DCO colleague Kerstin Lehnert (Lamont…

Core Logging for Phase 2 of the Oman Drilling Project Starts on D/V Chikyu 25 July 2018 Feature

On 7 July 2018, members of the Oman Drilling Project boarded the drilling vessel Chikyu in Shimizu…

Biology Meets Subduction, Again: DCO Early Career Scientists Head Back to Central America 26 April 2018 Feature

From 3-20 April 2018, the Biology Meets Subduction team were back in the field to extend the study…

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