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Live Deep-Sea Exploration with the E/V Nautilus
Introduction to the Ship and Mission (Slideshow)
Date: September 28, 2011
Running Time: 00:01:27

In this audio slideshow, meet the exploration vessel Nautilus and learn about its 2011 mission in the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean. (Images copyright Institute for Exploration / Ocean Exploration Trust.)
The Nautilus is exploring the Mediterranean Sea and Atlantic Ocean looking for hydrothermal vents and the animal and microbial communities that spring up around them, as well as seeking underwater volcanoes and ancient shipwrecks. The ship is equipped with two remotely operated vehicles (ROVs) along with telepresence technology that beams ... More »

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Watch highlights from our live webcasts with the E/V Nautilus as she explored the ...
 
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Join the Exploratorium for our final webcast with researchers on board the Nautilus. We ...
 
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