- Benchmark the current state of our understanding of deep carbon
- Develop an ambitious, intellectually rigorous research agenda
- Cooperatively raise funding and execute that research agenda;
- Synthesize and disseminate findings to the larger scientific community and the public
- Strengthen the geophysical research community through the training of the next generation of young geoscientists and through the development of new instruments, models, and analytical methods.
Sloan grants to the DCO focus on providing funds for organization, institutional infrastructure, data management, and instrument development.
New Zealand Herald
New Zealand scientist to fly drone over rowdy Papua New Guinea volcano
Seaweed sinks deep, taking carbon with it
In His Element: And Interview with DCO Director Robert Hazen
Good Men Project
Ultra-Deep Life May Be Ultimate Survivor
Dredging and Ports
Subsea microbes outperform bacteria
Science Mag Reviews Robert Hazen's "Symphony in C: Carbon and the Evolution of (Almost) Everything"
This program does not accept unsolicited letters of inquiry or grant applications. For more information, including information on current funding opportunities, interested scholars should visit the Deep Carbon Observatory website.