Take learning to new depths

We want to share the amazing word of scientific ocean drilling with you! 

Below is a collection of  resources to engage students, teachers, and the wider community with an amazing array of scientific ocean drilling discoveries, as well as inspiring learning and enrichment opportunities for postgraduate and undergraduate students from a variety of fields. 


Students from ANZIC member institutes gain exclusive access to a wealth of training and development opportunities in scientific drilling  and related fields around the world. This can include funding to attend international workshop programs, Summer Schools and conferences to learn from and with a vibrant global community of scientists. 
Check back here regularly for current learning opportunities.

JR Academy

Australian & New Zealand First Nations undergraduate students are invited to apply to set sail on the JR for an unparalleled adventure in STEM exploration, hands-on experiences and career development.
Apply by December 31.


55 years of scientific ocean drilling has led to countless important discoveries, from proving plate tectonics to understanding meteorite impacts and mass extinctions; from discovering life deep beneath earth’s crust to revealing 65 million years of past climate history, or understanding geohazards like earthquakes, volcanoes, and tsunamis. Below is a collection of resources to engage students, teachers, and the wider community with scientific ocean drilling discoveries and inspire the next generation!

Artworks to colour

Dr. Deborah Tangunan - Artist and Research Fellow at Cardiff University - has created these fabulous colouring pages depicting the intricate world of microfossils and what they tell us about the Earth's history. The link takes you to Deborah's files.