Healthy Planet Marine Studies Initiative

Minerals from the Seafloor

To meet the world’s demand for minerals, oil and geothermal energy, humans are now looking toward the seabed.

Earth Healthy Planet

“I Thought I Wanted to Work with Fish”

When Andrew Thurber started his journey in marine biology at Hawaii Pacific University, he got a surprise. “I thought I wanted to work with fish,” he says. “Turns out I don’t.”