Submersibles and other technology help scientists get up close to historical and biological artifacts!
Here, Monitor National Marine Sanctuary maritime archaeologist Joe Hoyt examines the wreck of the German U-boat U-576 from inside a two-person submersible. Last summer, Joe and other archaeologists explored the remains of this World War II convoy battlefield. Get the details here.
(Photo: Robert Carmichael/Project Baseline, Battle of the Atlantic Expedition)
NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries