April 30, 2023 – Rhode Island PBSContinue reading "The Explorer"
February 15, 2023 – WBZ News RadioContinue reading "Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution To Release Footage Of Titanic Wreckage"
January 24, 2023 – WPRI NewsContinue reading "US Navy names future ship after URI professor"
January, 23 2023 – URI TodayContinue reading "US Navy names future ship for URI alumnus, professor Robert Ballard"
The GSO community is gearing up to celebrate 27 new degree recipients, first at the Annual GSO Shirting Ceremony then at the Graduate School Commencement Ceremony.Continue reading "Celebrating the 2022 graduates"
Ocean explorer and GSO professor Robert Ballard will deliver the keynote address for URI’s 136th Undergraduate Commencement from aboard his ship, the E/V Nautilus.Continue reading "Ocean explorer Robert Ballard will deliver URI commencement address"
July 19, 2021 – The Boston GlobeContinue reading "This explorer must go down to the sea again"
Marine explorer and GSO professor Robert Ballard is looking back at his 50-year career of discovery by publishing a memoir, Into the Deep, recounting the backstories of many of his greatest adventures.Continue reading "URI marine explorer Ballard publishes memoir, reveals dyslexia"
GSO professor Robert Ballard and his team aboard Ocean Exploration Trust’s E/V Nautilus are at Nikumaroro Island, a remote atoll within the Phoenix Islands archipelago to look for Amelia Earhart’s airplane.Continue reading "Ballard, team off to Nikumaroro Island to look for Earhart’s plane"
NOAA to work with a consortium of five institutions, led by URI’s Graduate School of Oceanography, exploring and mapping more than 3 billion acres of America’s ocean territory.Continue reading "NOAA announces $94-million ocean exploration institute led by URI"