The Expert Is In: Secrets of the Seas Revealed: Setting Sail with NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer
The Expert Is In: Secrets of the Seas Revealed: Setting Sail with NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer
WhenMonday, January 27, 2020, 11 AM – 2:30 PM
CategoriesLectures & Discussions
SponsorNatural History Museum
Co-sponsorNational Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
VenueNatural History Museum
Event Location1st Floor, Sant Ocean Hall
CostFree
Related ExhibitionSant Ocean Hall
AccessibilityWheelchair accessible
Details

How do we explore the deep sea? What do scientists do with samples and information from exploration missions? NOAA’s Okeanos Explorer is the only federal vessel dedicated to exploring the nation’s deep sea environment. From 11 am - 1 pm, visit the Sant Ocean Hall to meet scientists who explore the deep sea, find out what they are discovering about our oceans, see samples collected during missions, and learn about the ship. Then, join our experts for a panel discussion and Q & A about deep sea exploration in the Ocean Explorer Theater from 2:00 - 2:30 pm!

Featured experts: Dr. Allen Collins, Dr. Cristiana Castello Branco, Dr. Christopher Mah, Dr. Martha Nizinski, Dr. Stephanie Bush, Katharine Egan, and Rachel Gulbraa
Access services such as American Sign Language interpretation, real-time captioning (CART), or audio description are available with two-weeks advanced notice. To request this service, please call (202) 633-5238 or e-mail NMNHAccessibility@si.edu. This event is wheelchair accessible.

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