Live From the Tropics, It's an Ocean Network : Image

WHOI Engineering Assistant Andy Girard (tan pants) and workers lay out a 1-mile (1.5-kilometer) electro-optical cable at the Liquid Jungle Lab in Panama to deploy an underwater observatory. The cable provides power and data communications between observatory and laboratory, and data are relayed via the Internet. (Photo by Peggy Hamner, UCLA)

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