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Exploring the Depths with ROVs (Webcast)
Date: August 3, 2010
Running Time: 00:34:56

Learn about exploring the deep sea with ROVs. The Okeanos' ROV Operations Coordinator Dave Lovalvo shares the expedition's latest discoveries, including video of what is believed to be several completely new species.

Look over the shoulders of ocean explorers as they map and send their ROV into the little-known and unknown regions of the deep sea. "Voyages of Discovery" connects the Exploratorium with NOAA's newest ship, the Okeanos Explorer, currently in the Pacific Ocean near Indonesia, as it carries out its first exploration voyage.

Watch spectacular underwater footage gathered by the Okeanos Explorer as it investigates and maps the world's ocean depths.

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