SO239: Pacific, 14 March 2015, RV SONNE SO239:

RV SONNE getting out of the port. Photo: Jens Greinert, GEOMAR.

Almost exactly one week ago, my colleague Tim and I started our journey to join cruise SO239 to the Mn-nodule belt in the middle of the Pacific Ocean (117W, 12N) onboard the new SONNE. We flew from Hamburg to Frankfurt and headed on to Mexico City, where we stayed the night to catch a flight […]