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Ocean Exploration

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Ocean Exploration

Publisher: National Academies Press
Number of pages: 32

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The ocean is the largest biosphere on Earth, covering nearly three-quarters of our planet's surface and occupying a volume of 1.3 billion cubic kilometers. Humankind has entered the 21st century having explored only a small fraction of the ocean.

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