Robert Ballard: 50 Years Exploring Deep Waters

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/177944080/177944071" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Deep-sea voyager Robert Ballard has discovered everything from 10-foot-tall tube worms to the Titanic on his ocean expeditions around the world. Ballard discusses his underwater finds and how new robotic technology allows scientists to explore the sea from ashore. This interview was originally broadcast on July 3, 2009.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.