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Keep it weird!

A campaign to bring awareness to the ocean twilight zone and preserve the next generation of weird.

Research vessel Sarmiento de Gamboa at sunset

Dive and Discover

Follow along as we learn about the twilight zone's role in climate and the wonderfully weird creatures that live there

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Creature Feature: Anglerfish

When it comes to deep-sea weirdness, the Anglerfish takes the crown. Learn why.

The $500 Billion Question

What's the dollar value of improving OTZ science? Turns out it has a few more zeros than you might expect.

Exploring to understand.
Informing to sustain.

History is rife with examples of how humans have squandered natural wealth like that contained in our ocean’s twilight zone. Our project combines exploration and research with policy and broad engagement so that we can make informed, thoughtful choices about our ocean, framed by equitable and sustainable use of this shared resource.