Data Sources

Researchers
J. Craig Venter and Douglas B. Rusch, J. Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland (leads)
Paper

Data and Images

  • The World, 2004 (Blue Marble: Next Generation, satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS)
  • Chlorophyll concentration (Ocean Color AQUA/SeaWiFS Merged Chlorophyll Data)
  • All Sorcerer II expedition images: (J. Craig Venter Institute)

Special Thanks To
Brooke Dill
Heather Kowalski
Douglas Rusch