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SciTech Now Episode 243

In this episode of SciTech Now, accessing oceans for scientific research; what happens when two black holes collide?; giving medical students a new way to study anatomy; and a look inside Howe Caverns, which may provide insight into how the world began.

Gaining access to the deep sea

The oceans are the world’s largest ecosystem, but have remained difficult to access for scientific research. The Ocean Observatories Initiative, a new collaborative research effort, is working to change that.