About Us

The Inner Space Center (ISC) is an international leader in ocean science research, exploration, and education. Located at the University of Rhode Island Graduate School of Oceanography, the ISC captures, displays, and disseminates high bandwidth streams of undersea video and data in real time, expanding the capacity for ocean scientists to engage in mission operations. It uses cutting-edge technology, including telepresence, to explore the global ocean, support research, and engage diverse audiences. The Inner Space Center brings the excitement of ocean discoveries to onshore audiences worldwide and inspires the next generation of ocean explorers.

Mission

The Inner Space Center is an innovative leader, advancing ocean science exploration, research, and education.

Vision

The Inner Space Center (ISC) uses cutting edge technology, including telepresence, for ocean research, exploration, and education. The ISC generates accessible portals for ocean research, expanding the capacity for scientists to engage in real-time mission operations, while inspiring the next generation of ocean explorers. The ISC brings the excitement of ocean discoveries to onshore audiences worldwide.

Directions

Mailing something to the Inner Space Center?

Shipping: 215 South Ferry Road, Narragansett, RI 02882-1197, USA

Visiting the Inner Space Center?

Facility: 15 Pier Road, Narragansett, RI 02882-1197, USA