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the branch of science dealing with physical and biological aspects of the oceans

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Teachers who attended the STEM Academy received OET's new STEM Learning Modules, a set of resources designed to infuse the experience of live deep-sea exploration into classroom lessons and activities.
It revolutionized deep-sea exploration by expanding scientists' abilities to reach into the deep," said Chris German, National Deep-Submergence Facility chief scientist at WHOI and a co-chief scientist of the expedition off Chile.
Brazilian state-owned giant Petrobras is taking another look at deep-sea exploration in Cuban waters in the Gulf of Mexico, Brazilian officials said Nov.
Finally, Wild Blue Yonder (15,87 mins ***) is a fake documentary that employs footage from Arctic deep-sea exploration and the 1989 Space Shuttle mission in a fable about a quest to find new worlds as Earth dies.
With Ballard at the helm of cutting edge technology and innovation, he was able to turn his dream of deep-sea exploration into reality.
The younger Barton was heir to a fortune and had his own dreams of deep-sea exploration and adventure.
The fourth annual SeaFest also includes a chance to talk with scientists conducting research in marine biology, aquaculture, fisheries and deep-sea exploration.
This is the riveting story of the first truly deep-sea exploration, in a series of 20 dives between 1929 and 1934, William Beebe and Otis Barton rode a diving capsule to 3,028 feet under the Atlantic, about 100 times as far down as anyone had gone underwater before.
It was the first time that deep-sea exploration was brought live to scientists, students, and the public via satellite and Internet technologies.
The DF Aviator was designed to explore the concept of underwater flight and to introduce the public to the wonders of deep-sea exploration.
The yard has already built a huge North Sea rig called Bingo 9000, a new- generation deep-sea exploration rig.
For example, MUSE solicits and receives contributions of objects related to deep-sea exploration, such as items recovered from sunken vessels or old maps.
The opening of the Titanic to forensic analysis is part of a global trend in which the end of the Cold War is accelerating deep-sea exploration as former military personnel and technologies enter the civil sector and start to engage in commerce.
Sylvia Earle, a marine biologist well-known for deep-sea exploration and efforts to protect the ocean environment, says, "I think there's a perception that we have already explored the sea.
As part of the three-year agreement, Sea Research Foundation, a global leader in marine research, deep-sea exploration and hands-on education, and the National Geographic Society will join forces with RWS' new Marine Life Park (MLP) in Singapore to bring the award-winning JASON Project science programs to students in the region.