Honors Institute dives into “Earth’s Oceans”

Wright State Honors Institute 2012 speaker

Photo of Dr. Robert Ballard

Best known for his 1985 discovery of the Titanic, deep-sea explorer Robert Ballard, Ph.D. has succeeded in tracking down numerous other significant shipwrecks, including the German battleship Bismarck, the lost fleet of Guadalcanal, the U.S. aircraft carrier Yorktown (sunk in the World War II Battle of Midway), and John F. Kennedy’s boat, PT 109.

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