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Data are Everywhere: Understanding Our Planet Through Exploration and Observation

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Posted: January 23, 2015

Lecture date: January 22, 2015. Emily Yam, the Aquarium’s science interpretation manager, discussed the use of data in ocean exploration.

Yam spent several weeks aboard the Research Vessel Thomas G. Thompson supporting the ship’s science mission during an expedition in the Northeast Pacific Ocean. The expedition was part of a five-year project to install the cabled ocean observatory. She discusses her experiences on the ship, the importance of data in ocean exploration, and the potential for discovery.

Video Posted: January 23, 2015 | Running time: 01:04:59

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