Using sound and laser technology, researchers have begun to chart the ocean floor from the Sonoma Coast to Monterey Bay. By creating complex 3-D maps, they're hoping to learn more about waves and achieve ambitious conservation goals. Examines their process and implications of charting the ocean floor.
With this KWL Chart, reflect on your prior knowledge of a concept, come up with questions you’re curious about, and come up with answers from the reading.
Scientists locate the wreck of the Titanic using tools developed to study the seafloor.
Watch to see how remotely operated vehicles were used by scientists to study the wrecked Titanic.