n-commentOceanography

Sea-Floor Data Flow From Postwar Era

Science  03 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5237, pp. 727
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5237.727

Summary

The maps that came in from the cold: Researchers have used data collected by U.S. Navy spy satellites to produce finely detailed topographical maps of the features that lie beneath the world's oceans. They are the first major fruits of an effort to declassify scientific data collected during the Cold War, and more releases are on the way.

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