oceanography

Mapping the deep waters

The University of Washington School of Oceanography is embarking on a new high tech way to understand the ocean floor. They’ve teamed up with government agencies and other institutions to map the deep waters of Puget Sound using sonar equipment.

SciTech Now Episode 225

We go behind the scenes at the famed (and sustainable) Biltmore Estate; Dr. Rudolph Tanzi discusses changing our gene activity; new technology is changing our communication capabilities; aircraft simulation is employed to encourage critical thinking among high school students; and the University of Washington School of Oceanography is expanding our knowledge of the ocean floor.