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DSV Alvin

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Alvin (DSV-2) is a manned deep-ocean research submersible owned by the United States Navy and operated by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution ( WHOI) in Woods Hole, Massachusetts. The vehicle wa...

NOAA Ocean Explorer: Technology: Submersibles

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Submersibles alone enable us to explore the abyssal depths. ... total vacuum of outer space, Alvin is built to withstand the crushing pressure of the deep ocean.

NOAA Ocean Explorer: Technology: Submersibles: Mir I & II

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The Mir I and Mir II are battery-powered, three-person submersibles with a maximum ... ever built, and gives them the capability to reach approximately 98% of the ocean floor. ... have continually been at the forefront of deep-ocean exploration.

Incredible Technology: How to Explore the Deep Sea - LiveScience

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Jul 15, 2013 ... One of the world's first deep-sea human submersibles, Alvin, was built in 1964. Alvin made more than 4,400 dives, including dives to find a lost ...

From Submarines to Robots: Exploring the Deep Ocean ...

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From Submarines to Robots: Exploring the Deep Ocean ... HOVs are built to withstand the extreme pressures of the deep ocean and are equipped with robotic ...

HOV DEEPSEA CHALLENGER : Woods Hole Oceanographic ...

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It was built in Sydney, Australia, by Acheron Project Pty., Ltd., and piloted by James ... in ocean science and exploration and to build on the remarkable technological .... in the submersible DEEPSEA CHALLENGER to the Earth's deepest point.

Exploring the deep ocean floor [This Dynamic Earth, USGS]

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Jun 24, 1999 ... Exploring the deep ocean floor: Hot springs and strange creatures ... submersibles have been built and used successfully to explore the deep ...

DEEPSEA CHALLENGE Expedition - James Cameron and National ...

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“I've always dreamed of diving to the deepest place in the oceans. ... solo dive to the Challenger Deep in the Mariana Trench in a custom-built submersible ... For Cameron, who explored the Titanic wreck during his production of the Academy ...

The DEEPSEA CHALLENGE Team

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James Cameron, Expedition Leader, Submersible Co-designer, and Pilot .... a small group of engineers to build a submarine for deep-ocean exploration, ...

New Submersible to Expand Deep-Sea Exploration - The New York ...

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Aug 25, 2008 ... But a new submersible is being built here, and even the process of ... describe it as “the most capable deep-sea research vehicle in the world.”.

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NOAA Ocean Explorer: Technology: Submersibles: Hercules ROV

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Hercules is one of the very few Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV) specifically designed to be used as a scientific tool. Built for the Institute For Exploration (IFE),  ...

Submarines and Deep Technology - MarineBio.org

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To function underwater, submarines are built a bit differently than surface ... The inner hull protects the crew from the immense water pressure of the ocean depths and insulates the sub from the freezing temperatures. ..... Explore & Discover ...

Submarines and Submersibles - sea, depth, system, source, marine ...

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Around 1620, Drebbel built submersibles that resembled two wooden .... other manned submersibles have been used successfully to explore the ocean floor.