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New evidence of Kaikoura underwater landslide found offshore Hawke’s Bay

5 months ago by Helen Shea

Scientists have found new geological evidence offshore Hawke’s Bay of sediment flows produced by underwater landslides near Kaikoura, nearly 700 km away from its source.

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Tangaroa Blog #13 Land ahoy

5 months ago by Kate Boersen

Everyone was up bright and early for breakfast at 6am this morning and it was nice having everyone there for our last day together.

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Tangaroa Blog #12 Multibeam and multicore

5 months ago by Kate Boersen

Overnight the multibeam was at work. A multibeam is an instrument that is used to map the seafloor.

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Tangaroa Blog #11 Helpful hands

5 months ago by Kate Boersen

The crew notify us of when the multicorer is about to come and then every heads below and gets their safety gear on ready to get stuck in the mud...

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Tangaroa Blog #10 Food, glorious food

5 months ago by Kate Boersen

We are now further down the coast and have taken a few cores off the coast of Wellington.

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Tangaroa Blog #9 Mud, mud, mud & more mud

5 months ago by Kate Boersen

I’m going to be honest here and say I think the geologists have more fun. I mean geologists get to play with mud!

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