Bob the Drifter

This video, produced by Waterlust, shows how the Consortium for Advanced Research on Transport of Hydrocarbon in the Environment (CARTHE) uses drifters to collect important data about the ocean. These data help researchers learn more about ocean currents and will help detect the movement of oil in the case of future oil spills. 

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Thanks for finally writing about >Bob the Drifter | Smithsonian Ocean Portal