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Jurassic Ocean Crust Magnetic Survey

From November 5 to December 17, 2011, 14 scientists- including Dr. Adrienne Oakley and five Kutztown University undergraduates, 14 engineers, and 21 crew, sailed to the Western Pacific Ocean near 20°N, 160°E to measure the magnetism, bathymetry, gravity, and structure of the oldest seafloor on the planet with the goal of investigating the history of Earth's geomagnetic field.

Students deploying the surface magnetometer