Underwater Robot

Underwater Robot

National Geographic Fellow creates virtual models of an underwater cave and King Tut's tomb.

Grades

9 - 12+

Subjects

Engineering

Program
NG Live

This video was filmed on March 24, 2012 as part of the National Geographic Live! Lecture series at National Geographic Society headquarters in Washington, D.C.


Introduction

National Geographic Fellow Corey Jaskolski's new 3-D technology puts you in the driver's seat and lets you explore the deepest underwater caves and inner reaches of King Tut's tomb. Corey Jaskolski is an engineer, specializing in creating technologies for some of the most challenging environments on Earth. He is currently developing new imaging solutions to help National Geographic explorers—and others—capture imagery that lets us all see the world in new ways.


Outline

  • Taking images in an underwater cave and creating a virtual model for an iPad (start-2:15 min.)

  • Capturing and exploring King Tut's tomb in high resolution (2:16-3:06 min.)

  


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Nina Page, National Geographic Society
Samantha Zuhlke, National Geographic Society
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Last Updated

May 20, 2022

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