Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and
Technology (JAMSTEC)

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Search for the earth from ocean

What is the structure of the earth system, the planet we live on? JAMSTEC researches the past, present and future of the Earth through "Ocean" by using the research vessels and vehicles including "SHINKAI 6500" and "D/V CHIKYU". Furthermore we will elucidate how the Earth has transformed itself into a habitable planet for human beings, and how it will become in the future. In this section, we are introducing the activities of JAMSTEC by showing deep sea creatures, various images and models, etc.

Introduction Video