Announcing the release of the completed 2050 Science Framework – Exploring Earth by Scientific Ocean Drilling!

The 2050 Science Framework, entitled Exploring Earth By Scientific Ocean Drilling is completed. Thanks to the IODP ANZIC community for  their scientific input and active participation in the review process, the 2050 Science Framework, endorsed by the IODP Forum, and available for download at

We thank members of the ANZIC working group Mike Coffin, Stuart Henrys and Anais Pages, and our ANZIC writing team Kliti Grice, Anais Pages, Laura Wallace and Rob McKay. These members have done ANZIC proud in ensuring our Ocean Planet outcomes and our southern hemisphere voices have been included in this tremendous new global community science plan!

Download the 2050 Science Framework
Download the summary document
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