With continuing scientific and technological advances, our ability to observe the ocean environment and the animals that live there is beginning to catch up with our imaginations, expanding our understanding and appreciation of the still largely unexplored deep-ocean realm. The videos in this playlist highlight some of the technologies that make deepwater exploration possible, including high-resolution mapping systems and tools for sampling the water column and seafloor.


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