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JCU Brighter - Charting the unknown

Explorers no longer take to the skies or travel to distant lands to discover the unknown, instead they look to the depths of the Great Barrier Reef (GBR) Marine Park. While we can see almost every corner of the globe thanks to Google Earth, beneath the ocean’s surface is an uncharted wonderland of canyons, cliffs and fascinating creatures.

stalked crinoidstalked crinoid (courtesy of marum.de)Read the full story "Charting the unknown", published by James Cook University Brighter on 09 June 2017.

Dr Robin Beaman sailed onboard the German RV Sonne 17 Apr to 09 May, as part of the Temperature And Circulation History of The East Australian Current (TACTEAC) project.

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