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Colorful, creature-filled, art cover of Our World Ocean

Our World Ocean: Understanding the Most Important Ecosystem on Earth—The Voyages

By W. Sean Chamberlin, PhD

Illustrations by Nicki Shaw

Cover and Page Art by Martha Rich

Completed chapters can be downloaded at the top of each chapter page. Incomplete (unlinked) chapters will be available as they are finished, so check back often or contact us for date of availability.

Each voyage will be published separately. With fair winds and following seas, we anticipate the following publication dates:

  • NEW! Purchase Our World Ocean Voyage I: Ocean Science, in print on Amazon.
  • Voyage 2: Geology and Chemistry—June 8, 2024 (World Ocean Day)
  • Voyage 3: Physics—June 8, 2025 (World Ocean Day)
  • Voyage 4: Biology—June 8, 2026 (World Ocean Day)
  • Voyage 5: Ecology—June 8, 2027 (World Ocean Day)

Of course, additions to our crew through the generous contributions of our supporters could accelerate our timeline. 

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Table of Contents

FRONT MATTER

VOYAGE ONE: OCEAN SCIENCE

VOYAGE TWO: GEOLOGY and CHEMISTRY

VOYAGE THREE: PHYSICS

VOYAGE FOUR: BIOLOGY

BACK MATTER