Barbara Block

2012 Laureate, Applied Technology
United States, Born 1958

bblock@stanford.edu

Scientist opens new windows into the oceans

November 14, 2013

Rolex Laureate Barbara Block has advanced the technological boundaries for ocean observation of marine animals by deploying six electronic buoys and two ocean gliders in the Pacific, Atlantic and Indian Oceans to monitor marine predators, opening  new windows into the oceans – one through which people around...

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