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Keep Exploring...Bob Ballard: Home

Who is Bob Ballard?

Among the most accomplished and well known of the world's deep-sea explorers, Dr. Robert Ballard is best known for his historic discoveries of hydrothermal vents, the sunken R.M.S. Titanic, the German battleship Bismarck, and numerous other contemporary and ancient shipwrecks around the world. During his long career he has conducted more than 150 deep-sea expeditions using the latest in exploration technology. (Continue reading from Nautilus Live Ocean Exploration Trust)

Keep Exploring Deep Sea Exploration

Live Deep Sea Exploration on The Nautilus (Exploratorium)

What is Ocean Exploration and why is it Important? (NOAA Ocean Exploration and Research)

Exploring the Deep Ocean (Smithsonian)

Explore the Ocean Live (Nautilus Live Ocean Exploration Trust)

Remembering the Titanic (National Geographic)

Activities for Grades 4-8

STEAM Education Resources (Nautilus Live Ocean Exploration Trust)

NOAA Education Plans (Smithsonian)

Lessons From the Deep Activities (NOAA Ocean Exploration and Research)

Titanic Science (National Science Education)

Lost Liners Activities (PBS)

Watch Bob Ballard's Visit to Camp Explore


Full Titanic Expedition

Read a book about Deep Sea Exploration, the Titanic and more