Emperor Penguin
Emperor Penguin

Sea ice edge, Antarctica

Antarctic research buddy
Antarctic research buddy
Adelie fun
Adelie fun

A memorable day filled with entertaining visitors on the sea ice edge of Antarctica

Banks Island Ponds
Banks Island Ponds

>2% of the world's freshwater is found in the Arctic

Extruding a sediment core from a lake on Banks Island
Extruding a sediment core from a lake on Banks Island

The sediment would date back to over 10,000 years.

On the left, is John Glew (1942-2019), a dear friend and mentor who was one incredibly talented scientist-engineer-artist. Learn more about John’s life here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cVCRzh6Lgw. Miss him every day.

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Lovely Pavilion Lake, B.C., Canada
Lovely Pavilion Lake, B.C., Canada
Briefing astronaut Stan Love before his night dive in the Deepworker sub.
Briefing astronaut Stan Love before his night dive in the Deepworker sub.
Cleaning out a sub
Cleaning out a sub

There really is no elegant way to do this

Symmetry
Symmetry
Legroom in a Deepworker
Legroom in a Deepworker
6 hours in here you say?
6 hours in here you say?
Planning interface for PLRP DeepWorker deployment
Planning interface for PLRP DeepWorker deployment
Visitors come to the field site daily
Visitors come to the field site daily
Go for dive!
Go for dive!
Ocean nightlight: Deepworker submersible descending
Ocean nightlight: Deepworker submersible descending

Deepworker submersible on a night dive in the Florida Keys

Fishing, NASA style
Fishing, NASA style
Development dedication on board the Liberty Star during a NEEMO mission.  Chairs are for the weak!
Development dedication on board the Liberty Star during a NEEMO mission. Chairs are for the weak!
Morning commute during NEEMO 15
Morning commute during NEEMO 15
Devon Island
Devon Island

Two lakes found within the Haughton Impact Structure

Liberty Star
Liberty Star
Floating Rodin Garden
Floating Rodin Garden
A morning chat on the Liberty Star
A morning chat on the Liberty Star
Getting prepped to dive in the Florida Keys
Getting prepped to dive in the Florida Keys
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NASA mobility systems testing in Arizona
NASA mobility systems testing in Arizona
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PLRP Neutral Buoyancy Lab (NBL) Ops Test, Houston
PLRP Neutral Buoyancy Lab (NBL) Ops Test, Houston
ROV tests @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab
ROV tests @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab
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PLRP Ops Test @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab, Texas
PLRP Ops Test @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab, Texas
Col. Chris Hadfield and a floating PLRP badge in space
Col. Chris Hadfield and a floating PLRP badge in space
PLRP Nanaimo, B.C. Ops Test
PLRP Nanaimo, B.C. Ops Test
BASALT Idaho Mission Crew 2016
BASALT Idaho Mission Crew 2016
Altered basalt lobe, Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho
Altered basalt lobe, Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho
My trusted hikers on their very last legs.
My trusted hikers on their very last legs.
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Mission energy inside the NASA Mobile Mission Command Center
Mission energy inside the NASA Mobile Mission Command Center
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Lac a l'eau Claire
Lac a l'eau Claire
En route to Lac a L'eau Claire, Quebec
En route to Lac a L'eau Claire, Quebec
Clear ponds on Lac a l'eau claire islands
Clear ponds on Lac a l'eau claire islands
Kilauea at night
Kilauea at night
Field sampling in the Kilauea Iki region, 2015
Field sampling in the Kilauea Iki region, 2015
Field sampling in Mauna Ulu region of Hawai'i with Scott Hughes, Kara Beaton and Steve Chappell
Field sampling in Mauna Ulu region of Hawai'i with Scott Hughes, Kara Beaton and Steve Chappell

October 2015, BASALT Recon Deployment

BASALT Hawai'i' Recon team, October 2015
BASALT Hawai'i' Recon team, October 2015
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BASALT Operational Readiness Test @NASA Ames
BASALT Operational Readiness Test @NASA Ames
An EVA with Rick
An EVA with Rick
BASALT Mission Support Center Kilauea Military Camp
BASALT Mission Support Center Kilauea Military Camp
BASALT Mission Support Center
BASALT Mission Support Center
A carpet of Pele's hair around the rim of Kilauea caldera
A carpet of Pele's hair around the rim of Kilauea caldera
Rain or shine we're on the job
Rain or shine we're on the job

November 2017, Hawai’i

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Road to Mars goes through Hawai`i
Road to Mars goes through Hawai`i
Sulfur rich landscape surrounding Kilauea
Sulfur rich landscape surrounding Kilauea
The most perfect breakfast ever - Kilauea Military Camp
The most perfect breakfast ever - Kilauea Military Camp
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BASALT EVA Team, Hawai`i
BASALT EVA Team, Hawai`i
BASALT Keanakakoi (Hawai'i) deployment
BASALT Keanakakoi (Hawai'i) deployment

Stan Love (left) and Rick Elphic (right) conducting science-driven EVA under simulated Mars mission conditions

The lovely E/V Nautilus docked in San Francisco
The lovely E/V Nautilus docked in San Francisco
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Summit of Mauna Kea, Hawai`i
Summit of Mauna Kea, Hawai`i
Iceland gullies
Iceland gullies
Northern Iceland
Northern Iceland
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Northern Iceland #2
Northern Iceland #2
Stairway through cindercone, northern Iceland
Stairway through cindercone, northern Iceland
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"Oh, the hills are alive"...in Iceland
"Oh, the hills are alive"...in Iceland
"Early Mars" on Earth
"Early Mars" on Earth

Myvatn, Iceland

Puffy cloud hovering over sea ice
Puffy cloud hovering over sea ice

Atlantic ocean, June 2018

Patterns of Summer sea ice break-up
Patterns of Summer sea ice break-up

Somewhere near to Newfoundland, Canada at 30,000ft

Sunset near to Lo`ihi Seamount, Hawai`i during SUBSEA Cruise A 2018
Sunset near to Lo`ihi Seamount, Hawai`i during SUBSEA Cruise A 2018
Amazing crew of the E/V Nautilus 2018
Amazing crew of the E/V Nautilus 2018
Out in the blue, blue Pacific, this is who comes around to visit
Out in the blue, blue Pacific, this is who comes around to visit

Whale shark, Hawai`i

ROVs Hercules (bigger, yellow one) and Argus (smaller, silver one) on the E/V Nautilus
ROVs Hercules (bigger, yellow one) and Argus (smaller, silver one) on the E/V Nautilus
Emperor Penguin
Antarctic research buddy
Adelie fun
Banks Island Ponds
Extruding a sediment core from a lake on Banks Island
pavilion lake 020.jpg
IMG_3428.jpg
Lovely Pavilion Lake, B.C., Canada
Briefing astronaut Stan Love before his night dive in the Deepworker sub.
Cleaning out a sub
Symmetry
Legroom in a Deepworker
6 hours in here you say?
Planning interface for PLRP DeepWorker deployment
Visitors come to the field site daily
Go for dive!
Ocean nightlight: Deepworker submersible descending
Fishing, NASA style
Development dedication on board the Liberty Star during a NEEMO mission.  Chairs are for the weak!
Morning commute during NEEMO 15
Devon Island
Liberty Star
Floating Rodin Garden
A morning chat on the Liberty Star
Getting prepped to dive in the Florida Keys
DSC_4488.jpg
NASA mobility systems testing in Arizona
DSC_2702.jpg
PLRP Neutral Buoyancy Lab (NBL) Ops Test, Houston
ROV tests @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab
IMG_4378.jpg
PLRP Ops Test @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab, Texas
Col. Chris Hadfield and a floating PLRP badge in space
PLRP Nanaimo, B.C. Ops Test
BASALT Idaho Mission Crew 2016
Altered basalt lobe, Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho
My trusted hikers on their very last legs.
Screen Shot 2016-12-07 at 2.25.16 PM.png
Mission energy inside the NASA Mobile Mission Command Center
IMG_5683.jpg
Lac a l'eau Claire
En route to Lac a L'eau Claire, Quebec
Clear ponds on Lac a l'eau claire islands
Kilauea at night
Field sampling in the Kilauea Iki region, 2015
Field sampling in Mauna Ulu region of Hawai'i with Scott Hughes, Kara Beaton and Steve Chappell
BASALT Hawai'i' Recon team, October 2015
IMG_4387.jpg
IMG_4340.jpg
BASALT Operational Readiness Test @NASA Ames
An EVA with Rick
BASALT Mission Support Center Kilauea Military Camp
BASALT Mission Support Center
A carpet of Pele's hair around the rim of Kilauea caldera
Rain or shine we're on the job
IMG_9285.jpg
Road to Mars goes through Hawai`i
Sulfur rich landscape surrounding Kilauea
The most perfect breakfast ever - Kilauea Military Camp
IMG_9312.jpg
Group Photo.jpg
BASALT EVA Team, Hawai`i
BASALT Keanakakoi (Hawai'i) deployment
The lovely E/V Nautilus docked in San Francisco
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Summit of Mauna Kea, Hawai`i
Iceland gullies
Northern Iceland
IMG_0629.jpg
Northern Iceland #2
Stairway through cindercone, northern Iceland
IMG_0623.jpg
"Oh, the hills are alive"...in Iceland
"Early Mars" on Earth
Puffy cloud hovering over sea ice
Patterns of Summer sea ice break-up
Sunset near to Lo`ihi Seamount, Hawai`i during SUBSEA Cruise A 2018
Amazing crew of the E/V Nautilus 2018
Out in the blue, blue Pacific, this is who comes around to visit
ROVs Hercules (bigger, yellow one) and Argus (smaller, silver one) on the E/V Nautilus
Emperor Penguin

Sea ice edge, Antarctica

Antarctic research buddy
Adelie fun

A memorable day filled with entertaining visitors on the sea ice edge of Antarctica

Banks Island Ponds

>2% of the world's freshwater is found in the Arctic

Extruding a sediment core from a lake on Banks Island

The sediment would date back to over 10,000 years.

On the left, is John Glew (1942-2019), a dear friend and mentor who was one incredibly talented scientist-engineer-artist. Learn more about John’s life here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cVCRzh6Lgw. Miss him every day.

Lovely Pavilion Lake, B.C., Canada
Briefing astronaut Stan Love before his night dive in the Deepworker sub.
Cleaning out a sub

There really is no elegant way to do this

Symmetry
Legroom in a Deepworker
6 hours in here you say?
Planning interface for PLRP DeepWorker deployment
Visitors come to the field site daily
Go for dive!
Ocean nightlight: Deepworker submersible descending

Deepworker submersible on a night dive in the Florida Keys

Fishing, NASA style
Development dedication on board the Liberty Star during a NEEMO mission. Chairs are for the weak!
Morning commute during NEEMO 15
Devon Island

Two lakes found within the Haughton Impact Structure

Liberty Star
Floating Rodin Garden
A morning chat on the Liberty Star
Getting prepped to dive in the Florida Keys
NASA mobility systems testing in Arizona
PLRP Neutral Buoyancy Lab (NBL) Ops Test, Houston
ROV tests @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab
PLRP Ops Test @ NASA Neutral Buoyancy Lab, Texas
Col. Chris Hadfield and a floating PLRP badge in space
PLRP Nanaimo, B.C. Ops Test
BASALT Idaho Mission Crew 2016
Altered basalt lobe, Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho
My trusted hikers on their very last legs.
Mission energy inside the NASA Mobile Mission Command Center
Lac a l'eau Claire
En route to Lac a L'eau Claire, Quebec
Clear ponds on Lac a l'eau claire islands
Kilauea at night
Field sampling in the Kilauea Iki region, 2015
Field sampling in Mauna Ulu region of Hawai'i with Scott Hughes, Kara Beaton and Steve Chappell

October 2015, BASALT Recon Deployment

BASALT Hawai'i' Recon team, October 2015
BASALT Operational Readiness Test @NASA Ames
An EVA with Rick
BASALT Mission Support Center Kilauea Military Camp
BASALT Mission Support Center
A carpet of Pele's hair around the rim of Kilauea caldera
Rain or shine we're on the job

November 2017, Hawai’i

Road to Mars goes through Hawai`i
Sulfur rich landscape surrounding Kilauea
The most perfect breakfast ever - Kilauea Military Camp
BASALT EVA Team, Hawai`i
BASALT Keanakakoi (Hawai'i) deployment

Stan Love (left) and Rick Elphic (right) conducting science-driven EVA under simulated Mars mission conditions

The lovely E/V Nautilus docked in San Francisco
Narragansett, Rhode Island
Summit of Mauna Kea, Hawai`i
Iceland gullies
Northern Iceland
Northern Iceland #2
Stairway through cindercone, northern Iceland
"Oh, the hills are alive"...in Iceland
"Early Mars" on Earth

Myvatn, Iceland

Puffy cloud hovering over sea ice

Atlantic ocean, June 2018

Patterns of Summer sea ice break-up

Somewhere near to Newfoundland, Canada at 30,000ft

Sunset near to Lo`ihi Seamount, Hawai`i during SUBSEA Cruise A 2018
Amazing crew of the E/V Nautilus 2018
Out in the blue, blue Pacific, this is who comes around to visit

Whale shark, Hawai`i

ROVs Hercules (bigger, yellow one) and Argus (smaller, silver one) on the E/V Nautilus
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