Congratulations to Joseph Resing and co-authors whose paper "Basin-scale transport of hydrothermal dissolved metals across the South Pacific Ocean" (2015, see reference below) was selected for a NOAA-Office of Oceanographic and Atmospheric Research paper of the year award. This paper published in Nature reports findings from the US East Pacific Zonal Transect (EPZT) GEOTRACES cruise (GP16).
The paper was featured on the cover of Nature (Volume 523 Number 7559, Thursday 9 July 2015). A GEOTRACES science highlight of the paper is available here.
Resing, J. A., Sedwick, P. N., German, C. R., Jenkins, W. J., Moffett, J. W., Sohst, B. M., & Tagliabue, A. (2015). Basin-scale transport of hydrothermal dissolved metals across the South Pacific Ocean. Nature, 523(7559), 200–203. DOI: http://doi.org/10.1038/nature14577