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Why Did the El Faro Sink?

WHOI deep-sea vehicles and scientists played critical roles in searching the seafloor and locating the voyage data recorder of El Faro, the ship that sank in 2015 during Hurricane Joaquin, killing all 33 crew members.

Why Did the El Faro Sink?


WHOI scientists create a robotic bloodhound to track and watch sea turtles in their inaccessible…