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United States Research Vessel Studying Gigantic 1000’ Underwater Waves - RV Roger Revelle in Apia Harbor | by US Embassy New Zealand
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United States Research Vessel Studying Gigantic 1000’ Underwater Waves - RV Roger Revelle in Apia Harbor

Blog post from U.S. Ambassador Huebner:

 

The Wave Chasers + Two Friends From Apia Explore The Samoan Passage On The Good Ship Roger Revelle.

 

I doubt that many of my readers have heard about the Samoan Passage. I certainly hadn’t until several weeks ago when I saw the video below. You already know that I’m a science geek, so it shouldn’t surprise you that I was drawn to a story about groundbreaking oceanographic and climate research funded by the U.S. Government and carried out by a world-class team from the University of Washington in conjunction with the Scripps Institution of Oceanography.....continue reading:

blogs.newzealand.usembassy.gov/ambassador/2012/07/the-wav...

 

More information at:

samoa.usembassy.gov/roger_revelle.html

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Taken on July 19, 2012