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October 12 slideshow

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1. An Expendable CTD (or XCTD) is a reasonably inexpensive single use probe that obtains temperature and conductivity profiles down to about 1000 m, sending the data up a thin copper wire before breaking. Here Kohei Mizubata lauches one while the ship continues to cruise.
(Sarah Zimmermann)

Last updated: September 13, 2017

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