Ocean Solutions at AltaSea

Ocean Explorer Bob Ballard

July 15, 2019 Season 1 Episode 1
Ocean Solutions at AltaSea
Ocean Explorer Bob Ballard
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Ocean Solutions at AltaSea
Ocean Explorer Bob Ballard
Jul 15, 2019 Season 1 Episode 1
Jack Baric with Dr. Bob Ballard
Bob Ballard discusses his ocean exploration discoveries, including the Titanic and hydrothermal vents.
Show Notes

Dr. Bob Ballard is the ocean explorer who discovered the Titanic. He tells Ocean Solutions the wild story of how finding the Titanic was connected to a secret Navy spy mission to locate a nuclear sub at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. In addition to finding the Titanic, Ballard's legendary career has featured numerous ocean exploration discoveries, including his discovery of hydrothermal vents, which many scientists believe can help determine the origin of life on planet earth.