How One Brilliant Woman Mapped the Secrets of the Ocean Floor

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Oceanic cartographer Marie Tharp helped prove the theory of continental drift with her detailed maps of the ocean floor. This animation by Rosanna Wan for the Royal Institution tells the fascinating story of Tharp’s groundbreaking work. 

 

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How One Brilliant Woman Mapped the Secrets of the Ocean Floor

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