Event Summary

German research ship Meteor confirms existence of Mid-Atlantic Ridge

Date

1925

Description

1925-27--Fritz Haber on the German research ship Meteor confirms existence of Mid-Atlantic Ridge by using echo-sounding equipment; attempts to extract gold from seawater.

Timeline 1

Oceanography & Marine Sciences, 1492 � to present

Timeline 2

Marine Environment & Environmentalism, 1836 - to present

Record ID

594