My students loved participating in this JASON Live webinar & plan on entering the "Design the Next Nautilus Patch" contest.  The JASON project offers free curriculum on their website.

The JASON Project


JASON Live - Today!

Meet an Ocean Explorer
Sea Research and National Geographic
Live Event with Ballard and Croff BellWatch Dr. Ballard and Dr. Croff Bell on JASON Live, today!
Dr. Robert D. Ballard is founder and chief scientist of The JASON Project and Immersion Learning, and is Explorer-in-Residence at the National Geographic Society. He is widely acclaimed for revolutionizing undersea exploration through the development of remotely operated submersibles capable of working at expedition sites miles below the surface.

Hercules ROVDr. Katy Croff Bell is a recent Ph.D. recipient from the University of Rhode Island's Graduate School of Oceanography, Chief Scientist of the E/V Nautilus, and a National Geographic Emerging Explorer.

Be sure to tune in to the live webcasts Today, May 4, 2011 at 10:30am, 1:30pm, 4:30pm, or 6:30pm (all times Eastern Daylight) to ask Bob and Katy about their adventures!


More about the Ballard and Croff Bell Live Event

How do I watch the live event?
To view the live event, go to the live event page shortly before the event start time and click on the live event link. This will take you to a page where you can view the live event. We recommend using just one computer to view the live event, preferably connected to a projector so your students can all watch. 

What do I need to watch the event?
DiscoveryAll you need to view the event is a computer with a broadband internet connection and Flash installed. 

How do I submit questions for the event?
If you didn't pre-submit questions, you can still submit questions live via text during the event.

Who can I contact if I have questions?

Please e-mail if you have any questions about the event. We're here to help!