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Extreme 2000: First Deep-Sea Dive Of The New Century Includes "Virtual Field Trip" To The Seafloor

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January 6, 2000
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University Of Delaware
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Middle- and high-school students will be able to ask about smelly, foot-long clams, blind tubeworms, ghostly white crabs and other deep-sea denizens Jan. 13, when University of Delaware scientist Craig Cary calls classrooms from the seafloor. The historic call--set to take place at 1:30 p.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time--will take selected students on a "virtual field trip" beneath the Sea of Cortιs, as part of the first deep-sea dive of the new century aboard the submersible, Alvin.

Middle- and high-school students will be able to ask about smelly, foot-long clams, blind tubeworms, ghostly white crabs and other deep-sea denizens Jan. 13, when University of Delaware scientist Craig Cary calls classrooms from the seafloor.


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University Of Delaware. "Extreme 2000: First Deep-Sea Dive Of The New Century Includes "Virtual Field Trip" To The Seafloor." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 6 January 2000. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/01/000106082652.htm>.
University Of Delaware. (2000, January 6). Extreme 2000: First Deep-Sea Dive Of The New Century Includes "Virtual Field Trip" To The Seafloor. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 20, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/01/000106082652.htm
University Of Delaware. "Extreme 2000: First Deep-Sea Dive Of The New Century Includes "Virtual Field Trip" To The Seafloor." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/01/000106082652.htm (accessed April 20, 2014).

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