Underwater Explorer Robert Ballard

Guest: Robert Ballard National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Director, Institute for Exploration, Mystic Aquarium Author (with Will Hively), The Eternal Darkness (Priceton University Press, 2000) Mystic, Connecticut Underwater explorer Bob Ballard discovered black smokers, helped confirm the theory of plate tectonics, and—in his spare time—found the wreck of the Titanic. Join Ira Flatow on the next Science Friday for a conversation with National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Bob Ballard.



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