Telepresence allows a variety of  institutions to use the live feeds from the ship in their educational and outreach programming. Here the South Carolina Aquarium hosted NOAA scientists as well as aquarium visitors during part of the expedition. Scientists were able to engage with the public and answer questions as they joined the expedition together.

Telepresence allows a variety of institutions to use the live feeds from the ship in their educational and outreach programming. Here the South Carolina Aquarium hosted NOAA scientists as well as aquarium visitors during part of the expedition. Scientists were able to engage with the public and answer questions as they joined the expedition together. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, 2013 Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition.

 

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Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013: July 31 Log

Northeast U.S. Canyons Expedition 2013

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