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  • About the Ship

    R/V Sally Ride is an Ocean Class Auxiliary General Oceanographic Research (AGOR) vessel designed to perform multidisciplinary oceanographic research worldwide, from littoral environments to the deepest ocean, from the tropics into first-year sea ice.

Sally Ride News


Researchers Discover New Region of Iron Limitation in Ocean
Scientists find that iron-limited areas extend below surface-level phytoplankton communities

Marine biologist and documentarian Cynthia Matzke

Scripps Alumna and Sally Ride Science Instructor to Embark on Arctic Expedition
Cynthia Matzke, MAS '14, will study climate issues and engage in outreach to build an understanding of environmental changes and Inuit culture