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  1. View of research ship Horizon as seen from beach at the Bikini Atoll encampment, during the MidPac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Beaches
    • Format: image
  2. Sonorbuoy. Several devices are commonly employed to aid in the detection of floating buoys at sea. Bells, lights, brightly colored flags and markings have all been in use for years. A new instrument, the Sonorbuoy, has been designed at Scripps. The Sonorbuoy is a versatile and compact miniature FM radio transmitter designed for use inoceanographic studies and projects. It is more easily detectable than most buoys, especially during adverse weather conditions, and may be easily tracked singly or in groups over extended periods of time. It contains batteries sufficient for several days of continuous operation. ...

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1949-08
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  3. Location selected for encampment "Little Petunia" Bikini Island.

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950-09-23
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Beaches
    • Format: image
  4. Dill [Roger Revelle on aft deck, R/V HORIZON deploying temperature probe]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Heat flow; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  5. Deane Carlson is shown here with plankton net in the bucket on the R/V Horizon during the MidPac expedition. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Carlson, Dean
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Scientific instruments; Oceanographers; Plankton
    • Format: image
  6. A meteorologist deploying a weather balloon to determine weather conditions from the deck of the R/V Horizon during the MidPac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Meteorology
    • Format: image
  7. Microbiologist Richard Y. Morita who served on the MidPac Expedition (1950), took this photo of shark that had just been captured on the research vessel Horizon for food during the expedition. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Sharks
    • Format: image
  8. Men on R/V HORIZON deploying clam bucket

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image