There are now oil wells in the Gulf of Mexico twice as deep as the Deepwater Horizon. There is an 8.5% incrrase in accident risk for ever additional 30m of depth. #DSBS2018
I got an email and a phone call from an administrator wanting an OpenROV demo for a #STEM outreach week. I'll be charging batteries for 2.8 and and testing tonight. If I have issues, I have a complete new 2.8 kit on hand that could be built, but it is a tight schedule.....
I didn't recognize the HOV that was used when Blue Planet 2 filmed the six gills at the whale fall.
It appears to be a Lula 1000 submersible.
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