Submarine Live 2019

25 Mar 2019 - 29 Mar 2019

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Submarine Live 2019 Qa Mon Am
Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 9:00am UTC

Submarine Q&A (AM)

What is the deepest you have ever been in a submarine? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in th...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Engineer Am
Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 10:00am UTC

Submarine engineer (AM)

In this activity you will learn about the principles of buoyancy and especially neutral buoyancy. Divers, submersibles and submarines alter the air levels in their buoyancy systems to change their den...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Mon Pm
Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 1:00pm UTC

Submarine Q&A (PM)

Why are the submarines yellow? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in the Indian Ocean.

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Engineer Pm
Mon, 25 Mar 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Submarine engineer (PM)

In this activity you will learn about the principles of buoyancy and especially neutral buoyancy. Divers, submersibles and submarines alter the air levels in their buoyancy systems to change their den...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Tue Am
Tue, 26 Mar 2019, 9:00am UTC

Submarine Q&A (AM)

Why is deep sea exploration needed? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in the Indian Ocean.

Submarine Live 2019 Rov Scientist Am
Tue, 26 Mar 2019, 10:00am UTC

ROV Scientist (AM)

In this activity you will learn about how scientists use Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) to collect samples from the seafloor. A ROV scientist will use ‘remote controls’ to direct the ROV from the s...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Tue Pm
Tue, 26 Mar 2019, 1:00pm UTC

Submarine Q&A (PM)

Have any new plants or animals been discovered during the expedition? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their resear...

Submarine Live 2019 Rov Scientist Pm
Tue, 26 Mar 2019, 2:00pm UTC

ROV Scientist (PM)

In this activity you will learn about how scientists use Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs) to collect samples from the seafloor. A ROV scientist will use ‘remote controls’ to direct the ROV from the s...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Wed Am
Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 9:00am UTC

Submarine Q&A (AM)

How easy is it to explore the deep ocean? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in the Indian Ocea...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Shape Am
Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 10:00am UTC

Submarine shape (AM)

In this activity students use different shapes of modelling clay to find a shape that will take exactly seven seconds to fall through a cylinder of water. Students will learn about water resistance an...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Wed Pm
Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 1:00pm UTC

Submarine Q&A (PM)

What inspired you to what to explore the deep sea? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in the In...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Shape Pm
Wed, 27 Mar 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Submarine shape (PM)

In this activity students use different shapes of modelling clay to find a shape that will take exactly seven seconds to fall through a cylinder of water. Students will learn about water resistance an...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Thu Am
Thu, 28 Mar 2019, 9:00am UTC

Submarine Q&A (AM)

Will climate change affect the deep sea environment? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in the ...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Buoyancy Am
Thu, 28 Mar 2019, 10:00am UTC

Submarine buoyancy (AM)

This activity sees students use modelling clay, coins or other masses to make a ping pong ball neutrally buoyant. Student will learn that neutral buoyancy is achieved when the ball is maintaining a co...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Thu Pm
Thu, 28 Mar 2019, 1:00pm UTC

Submarine Q&A (PM)

What is the biggest danger when exploring the deep sea? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in t...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Buoyancy Pm
Thu, 28 Mar 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Submarine buoyancy (PM)

This activity sees students use modelling clay, coins or other masses to make a ping pong ball neutrally buoyant. Student will learn that neutral buoyancy is achieved when the ball is maintaining a co...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Fri Am
Fri, 29 Mar 2019, 9:00am UTC

Submarine Q&A (AM)

How long did it take to design and build a submersible that could be use to explore the deep sea? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descen...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Pressure Am
Fri, 29 Mar 2019, 10:00am UTC

Submarine pressure (AM)

In this activity you will learn about the challenge’s submersibles face when trying to explore the deep-sea. Submariners face the effects of pressure with increasing depth, so therefore the design of ...

Submarine Live 2019 Qa Fri Pm2
Fri, 29 Mar 2019, 1:00pm UTC

Submarine Q&A (PM)

What is your favourite thing about the deep ocean? In this Submarine Q&A session, you will be asking questions to a member of the Nekton First Descent team on board their research vessel in the In...

Submarine Live 2019 Submarine Pressure Pm
Fri, 29 Mar 2019, 2:00pm UTC

Submarine pressure (PM)

In this activity you will learn about the challenge’s submersibles face when trying to explore the deep-sea. Submariners face the effects of pressure with increasing depth, so therefore the design of ...

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