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A submersible is a small vehicle designed to operate underwater. The term submersible is often used to differentiate from other underwater vehicles known as ...

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submersible small, mobile undersea research vessel capable of functioning in ... Encyclopedia.com -- Online dictionary and encyclopedia of facts, information, ...

NOAA Ocean Explorer: Technology: Submersibles

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Over the last few decades, engineers have developed submersible technologies capable of meeting the many challenges that the deep sea imposes upon ...

Fun Fact #1: How did Alvin get its name? The submersible is named ...

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The submersible is named for Allyn Vine, a WHOI engineer. and geophysicist ... Fun Fact #9: Do Alvin pilots have any special traditions? Most people receive ...

'Alvin' Submersible To Return To Deep-Sea Diving After $41-Million ...

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Jan 31, 2014 ... After undergoing a $41-million makeover over the past three years, the United States' deepest-diving manned submersible, Alvin, has been ...

Explorer of the extreme deep | Science News for Students

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Nov 2, 2004 ... "It makes as many dives as all other deep-diving submersibles in the ... (To get a sense of how deep that is, consider the fact that the tallest ...

10 FACTS ABOUT DEEPSEA CHALLENGER - DIVE Magazine

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... in cinemas today. Here are 10 facts about the unique submarine he used. ... Here are some incredible facts about the unique submersible used for the project :.

Fun Submarine Facts for Kids - History, Uses, Military, Navy ...

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Early submersibles were developed in the 1600s before the first known military submarine was built in 1775. Named the 'Turtle', it held one person and was ...

Submersible Alvin - A Deep-Sea Adventure - University of Delaware

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Today, scientists are making exciting discoveries about the ocean, thanks to deep-sea submersibles such as Alvin. Owned by the U.S. Navy and operated for the ...

Submersible Trieste - A Deep-Sea Adventure - University of Delaware

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In 1960, Swiss scientist Jacques Piccard (above in this photo) and Navy lieutenant Donald Walsh made history when they descended in the U.S. Navy ...

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NOAA Ocean Explorer: Technology: Submersibles: Alvin

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Alvin was the first deep-sea submersible capable of carrying passengers, usually a pilot and two observers. Its first untethered dive measured 35 ft. Now, after ...

Submersible Facts - House and Home

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Jun 3, 2012 ... Submersibles are small underwater craft. Some arc designed for very deep descents for ocean research. Others are designed for exploring ...

Facts about DEEPSEA CHALLENGER

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Get the facts on the submarine used in the DEEPSEA CHALLENGE expedition. ... The submersible spins slowly as it descends and ascends. It's engineered to ...