What will we be doing?
Taking a nine day voyage with scientists to track the pulse of the ocean. We will be adopting our own float and sending the data to the scientists.
|RV Tangaroa- photo from Learnz|
To get a great idea of how argot floats work see the following animated video: How Argot Floats Work:
Where we will be going?
We will be going to the Kermadec Islands because they are near a very deep part of the ocean called the Kermadec Trench. The new Deep Argot robots will be able to descend to 5,500m- an amazing feat.
|The Kermadec Islands where we are going- photo from Learnz|