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2014 July 1new
Current issue is updated
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2014 January 30
[Press release]
D/V Chikyu Completes IODP Expedition 348: "NanTroSEIZE Deep Riser - 3"
   
2014 January 17
[Press release]
Plan changes by Deep Sea Scientific Drilling Vessel Chikyu for International Ocean Discovery Program (IODP) Expedition 348: NanTroSEIZE Stage 3
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2013 December 6
Structural, mechanical and thermal characteristics of the shallow plate boundary fault of the 2011 Tohoku-Oki earthquake, revealed by the IODP Chikyu Expedition.
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2013 December 6
New movie of CHIKYU TV has been released
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2013 September 10
Special website of NanTroSEIZE stage 3 is opened
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2013 September 2
[Press release]
CHIKYU to Set Sail for Expedition 348 NanTroSEIZE Stage 3: NanTroSEIZE plate boundary deep riser 3
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2013 April 30
Successful Retrieval of Temperature Observatory
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2013 January 17
[Press release]
New Report in Science Illuminates Stress Change During the 2011 Tohoku-Oki Earthquake from Seafloor Boreholes
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2012 December 4
CHIKYU+10 International Workshop webpage launched.
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2012 September 27
[Press release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program(IODP) Chikyu Completes Expedition 337: Deep Coalbed Biosphere off Shimokita
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2012 September 25
[Press release]
Chikyu set sail on IODP Expedition 338 - "NanTroSEIZE" Stage 3
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2012 September 6
[News release]
Chikyu Sets a New World Drilling-Depth Record of Scientific Ocean Drilling
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2012 July 23
[News release]
Return to the Japan Trench: New Subseafloor Observatory Begins Measurement of Frictional Heating by the 2011
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2012 July 19
[Press release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 343T Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project (Completed Installation of Observatory Assembly at Fault Zone in Japan Trench
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2012 July 12
[Press release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 337 Deep Coalbed Biosphere off Shimokita:
Microbial Processes and Hydrocarbon System Associated with Deeply Buried Coalbed in the Ocean
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2012 June 26
[Press release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP)
Schedule for Expedition 343T Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project
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2012 May 25
[Press release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP)
Chikyu Completes Expedition 343: Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project (JFAST)
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2012 May 17
[Press release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 343
Announcement on the Change of Schedule for Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project (JFAST)
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2012 April 26
iPad application for CHIKYU virtual tour
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2012 April 25
Chikyu TV Vol.14
Challenge to a depth of 7,000 m! Can we make it?
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2012 March 9
[Press release]
Chikyu to Set Sail for Expedition 343: Japan Trench Fast Drilling Project(JFAST)
Importance for Understanding the Devastating Tsunami from the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake
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2011 October 11
Carbon and nitrogen assimilation in deep subseafloor microbial cells
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2011 October 3
Episodic seafloor mud brecciation due to great subduction zone earthquakes (Geology)
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2011 July 7
[Press Release]
Mantle Drilling Initial Feasibility Study Completed
   
2011 June 17
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu - Repair Status and Operations Schedule -
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2011 June 16
[Press Release]
Scientists Set Course for Next Decade of Scientific Ocean Drilling
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2011 June 9
[Press Release]
Cultivation of methanogenic community from subseafloor sediments using a continuous-flow bioreactor (The ISME Journal)
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2011 May 19
Seismic slip propagation to the updip end of plate boundary subduction interface faults (GEOLOGY)
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2011 May 18
IODP Exp. 333 Preliminary Report published
   
2011 April 18
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Repairs of Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu
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2011 March 17
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Schedule Expedition 337 by Chikyu Cancelled
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2010 December 13
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
CHIKYU Completes Expedition 332
   
2010 November 30
[Employment Opportunity]
Staff Scientist (CDEX)
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2010 November 5
UNRAVELING THE RIDDLES OF THE DEEP
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2010 October 22
CHIKYU to Set Sail for Expedition 332 NanTroSEIZE Stage 2: Riserless Observatory-2
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2010 October 5
CHIKYU Completes Expedition 331:DEEP HOT BIOSPHERE
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2010 Aug 31
Proceedings of Exp 319 Published Online
   
2010 Aug 24
[Update]
DEEP HOT BIOSPHERE
Special Web Launch
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2010 Aug 23
[IODP News Release]
Successful Start to Drilling to the Earthquake Zone
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2010 July 19
[Update]
IODP Exp. 326 is Now Ongoing
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2010 July 1
The Latest Issue of CDEX Newsletter Published
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2010 June 18
Proposals for Filming/interviewing onboard CHIKYU Invited
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2010 June 8
[IODP News Release]
Ocean Drilling Takes a Challenging Step Forward Into the Earthquake Zone and the Sub-Seafloor Biosphere
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2010 April 20
The Latest Issue of CDEX Newsletter Published
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2010 April 6
The Commendation for Science and Technology by the Minister awarded to former Director Yoshio Isozaki
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2010 April 6
Best Paper Awarded to CDEX Engineers at the 15th Formation Evaluation Symposium, 2009
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2010 March 24
The Chikyu is featured on Japanese Variety Show
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2010 March 15
Open house of the CHIKYU in the port of Shimizu
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2010 March 4
Drilling to Earthquake Zone featured on Australian Science TV
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2010 March 1
Mr. Tamori visited CHIKYU
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2010 February 17
Unlocking the Secrets of Sea- Level Change IODP Expedition 325 Great Barrier Reef Expedition started
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2010 January 26
Deep-Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU
Open for Public at Shimizu Port
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2009 December 17
[IODP News]
Two expeditions are about to launch
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2009 December 16
IODP Expeditions 319 and 322 NanTroSEIZE Stage 2 Preliminary Reports Available Online
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2009 December 11
[Special exhibition]
Deep Sea Research and the World of Microfossils
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2009 November 27
[IODP News Release]
Sea-Level Change in the Icehouse World
First results of the IODP New Jersey Shallow Shelf Expedition
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2009 October 9
[IODP News Release]
Scientists Obtain Rocks Moving into Seismogenic Zone
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2009 September 3
[IODP News Release]
Scientists return from first ever riser drilling operations in seismogenic zone
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2009 August 17
[IODP News Release]
Ocean-drilling expedition cites new evidence related to origin and evolution of seismogenic faults
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2009 July 30
[IODP News Release]
Researchers on Chikyu Report Successful Riser-Drilling
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2009 July 10
Azuma Appointed Director-General of CDEX
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2009 June 26
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
First Riser Drilling Operations Undertaken in Support of Earthquake Zone
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2009 June 23
[MEXT Press Release]
IODP Expedition 323 Bering Sea Paleoceanography will Start
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2009 May 10
Chikyu Starts the NanTroSEIZE Stage 2 Expedition
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2009 April 30
NJSS Launches from Atlantic City
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2009 April 30
JOIDES Resolution Returns to Ocean Drilling in the Pacific Ocean
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2009 April 28
The Latest Issue of CDEX Newsletter Available Online!
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2009 April 20
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
2009 IODP Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment
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2009 March 26
The Proceedings of the NanTroSEIZE Stage 1 Expeditions is published online
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2009 March 4
IODP to Operate Three Drilling Platforms in 2009
Nine Subseafloor Investigations Are Scheduled
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2009 February 10
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Chikyu Repair Work Status and Future Plan
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2009 February 9
Sample and Data Acquired during NanTroSEIZE Stage 1 Expeditions are now Available to Community
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2009 February 3
IODP-MI Board of Governors Names New President
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2009 January 29
Ocean Research Officials Hail Completion of Modernization for U.S. Scientific Ocean Drilling Vessel January 26, 2009
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2009 January 29
School of rock 2009
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2009 January 15
Message from J-DESC regarding the future IODP
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2008 December 25
Lab Preparations for Chikyu's next expedition
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2008 December 3
Data and core sample now available Chikyu's Shimokita shakedown drilling
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2008 October 28
Legacy Core Redistribution Project Completed in Kochi
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2008 October 24
The scientific ocean drilling is featured at new exhibition hall of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
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2008 October 22
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Azimuth Thruster Repair Work on the Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu
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2008 September 30
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
New Operation Company for The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu
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2008 September 1
Call for Applications for NanTroSEIZE Expeditions
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2008 July 22
[IODP Press Release]
A microcosm in the Seafloor Scientists present new evidence about the deep biosphere in Nature
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2008 June 25
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU Projected measures for the damages on Azimuth Thruster and future schedule
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2008 April 22
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Completion of Drydocking Survey and Current Schedule Of The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU
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2008 April 10
IODP Exp. 316 NanTroSEIZE Stage 1A Preliminary Report Available Online
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2008 March 3
IODP Exp. 315 NanTroSEIZE Stage 1A Preliminary Report Available Online
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2008 February 22
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Goes into Dock for Drydocking Survey and Maintenance
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2008 February 5
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP NanTroSEIZE Successfully Completes Expedition 316
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2008 February 5
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 316 Weekly Report #06-07
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2008 January 25
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 316 Weekly Report #05
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2008 January 21
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Invitation for the Events To Mark the Port Call of the Dee-sea Drilling Vessel "Chikyu" at Shingu Port
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2008 January 18
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 316 Weekly Report #04
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2008 January 11
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 316 Weekly Report #03
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2008 January 4
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 316 Weekly Report #02
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2007 December 27
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 316 Weekly Report #01
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2007 December 20
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 315 Weekly Report #05
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2007 December 19
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP NanTroSEIZE Successfully Completes Expedition 315
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2007 December 17
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 315 Weekly Report #04
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2007 December 10
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 315 Weekly Report #03
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2007 December 3
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 315 Weekly Report #02
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2007 November 26
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 315 Weekly Report #01
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2007 November 19
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #08
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2007 November 16
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP NanTroSEIZE Successfully Completes Expedition 314
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2007 November 14
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
3D Geological Structure Analysis below the seafloor at Sea of Kumano off Kii Peninsula
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2007 November 12
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #07
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2007 November 6
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #06
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2007 November 2
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP NanTroSEIZE Chikyu has resumed drilling operation
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2007 October 29
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP NanTroSEIZE Abandon recovery operations of disconnected drill pipe
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2007 October 26
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #05
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2007 October 22
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP NanTroSEIZE Disconnection of lower part of drill pipe
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2007 October 19
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #04
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2007 October 12
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #03
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2007 October 5
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #02
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2007 September 28
IODP NanTroSEIZE Expedition 314 Weekly Report #01
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2007 September 21
[IODP News Release]
Scientists Launch Seismogenic Zone Experiment to Study Mechanisms of Volatile Earthquake Zone
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2007 September 10
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
"NanTroSEIZE" by the Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu
-Announcement of Schedule Change-
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2007 September 7
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The beginning of curation of the Legacy marine core samples at the Kochi Core Center
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2007 September 5
[MEXT Press Release]
The 4th conference on IODP accomplishment report will be held (written in Japanese)
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2007 August 23
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Chikyu will start the Nankai Trough Seismogenic Zone Experiment
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2007 July 18
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Completion of Overseas Drilling Shakedown and Future Plan
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2007 July 11
[Kochi Core Center] Ready for the IODP and legacy core curation
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2007 July 11
Symposium on the Nankai Trough Seismic Zone Experiment (jump to the Japanese page)
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2007 July 4
New Jersey Shallow Shelf expedition will not take place in 2007
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2007 June 22
Arctic Ocean History Is Deciphered by Ocean-Drilling Research Team
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2007 April 16
NanTroSEIZE Gets Noticed at EGU07
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2007 April 10
The CDEX Newsletter Volume 4 is now online
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2007 March 5
The Tahiti Sea Level Exp. Proceedings is now available on-line
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2006 December 25
New exhibition theater at National Science Museum
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2006 December 11
Call for IODP Workshop Proposals [IODP News]
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2006 November 27
Ocean Drilling Expeditions, Plans for Future Operations are at Cutting Edge of Scientific Marine Research [IODP News]
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2006 October 30
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #10 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 October 27
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
- Result of Shakedown Cruise -
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2006 October 23
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #09 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 October 17
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
- Damaged conditions on BOP Hydraulic Connectors-
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2006 October 16
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #08 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 October 10
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
-Partly Damaged on BOP Hydraulic Connectors-
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2006 October 10
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #07 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 October 6
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
- Interruption of Operation -
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2006 October 4
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
-Test Drilling Report and Future Plan-
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2006 September 26
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #06 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 September 19
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #05 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 September 8
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #04 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 August 28
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #03 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 August 25
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #02 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 August 24
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
-Test Operation Report Core Sampling-
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2006 August 14
Weekly Topics from Chikyu #01 [Shimokita Shakedown Cruise]
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2006 August 7
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
-Departed Hachinohe Port and began test drilling-
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2006 August 4
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Test Drilling off the Shimokita Peninsula
- Notice of Change of Departure Date -
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2006 July 24
 The Chikyu will Sail for the 1st Riser Drilling Test
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2006 July 24
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
The Deep-sea Drilling Vessel Chikyu Shakedown Cruise Schedule
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2006 July 12
 JAMSTEC solicits for research on the Site Survey for IODP Proposal
(Japanese article)
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2006 June 29
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Operation of Deep Sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU
(Japanese article)
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2006 June 26
CHIKYU Open Ship 2006 in Kobe & Osaka
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2006 June 21
South Korea Joins Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
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2006 June 12
Call for Nomination: D/V CHIKYU Shimokita Shakedown Cruise
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2006 June 6
Call for Proposal: IODP proposal planning support
(Japanese article)
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2006 June 1
Ocean-Drilling Scientists Cite History of Arctic Climate Change
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2006 May 16
Guarantee Maintenance has been Completed
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2006 April 20
Scientists Penetrate Fossil Magma Chamber Beneath Intact Ocean Crust
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2006 April 6
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
3D Seismic Reflection Survey at Kumano-nada
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2006 March 6
CHIKYU open ship at Kochi, Japan
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2006 March 2
Media Conference - IODP Tahiti Sea Level Expedition @University of Bremen
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2006 January 10
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
CHIKYU Open House Activities
(Japanese article)
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2006 January 6
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
JAMSTEC 2006 Research Report
(Japanese article)
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2005 December 21
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
CHIKYU Open House at SUKUMO, Japan
(Japanese article)
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2005 November 28
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
CHIKYU Open House at KOCHI, Japan
(Japanese article)
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2005 November 26
D/V CHIKYU succeeds in acquiring the 1st core!
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2005 November 11
CHIKYU Open House at HACHINOHE, Japan
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2005 October 14
Display of JAMSTEC booth at the "Innovation Japan 2005 - University trade fair"
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2005 October 3
International Workshop on Core-Log-Seismic Integration:
New Scientific and Technological Challenges
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2005 September 20
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
CHIKYU Open House at HACHINOHE, Japan
(Japanese article)
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2005 September 17
CHIKYU Open House at NAGOYA, Japan
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2005 September 16
Explore the earth I --Great discovery in the deep sea
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2005 September 10
CHIKYU First Open House at YOKOHAMA and YOKOSUKA, Japan
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2005 August 24
CDEX/JAMSTEC exhibited a booth at 2005 MEXT Open House for Children
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2005 August 20
Sail on CHIKYU when you grow up! - CHIKYU Family School -
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2005 August 16
II've also built CHIKYU! - 2005 Summer Science Square -
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2005 August 12
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
CHIKYU Open House
(Japanese article)
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2005 July 29
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Schedule of CHIKYU
(Japanese article)
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2005 July 29
CHIKYU was delivered to JAMSTEC
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2005 July 22
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Delivery of CHIKYU and Schedule
(Japanese article)
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2005 July 15
"What has happened in the Earth?" was published by Kobunsha-shinsho
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2005 June 20
IODP Exhibit at the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) 2nd annual meeting
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2005 June 15
IODP Science Planning and Policy Oversight Committee (SPPOC) 4th Meeting,
(NAGASAKI, Japan)
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2005 June 8
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP Committee will be held in NAGASAKI
(Japanese article)
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2005 May 22
CDEX presented IODP booth at 2005 Joint Meeting for Earth and Planetary Science.
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2005 May 21
CDEX exhibited IODP booth at Festival of Yamagata University Area Campus at MOGAMI
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2005 May 19
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP Expedition at Gulf of Mexico
(Japanese article)
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2005 April 13
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
IODP Expedition at North Atlantic Ocean
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2005 March 29
[JAMSTEC Press Release]
Delivery of Deep-sea Drilling Vessel CHIKYU
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