How a Fleet of Wind-Powered Ocean Drones Is Changing Our Understanding of the Oceans

Learn how wind and solar-powered saildrones are collecting data at sea in unprecedented detail.

November 10, 2017

Our oceans are unexplored and undersampled—today, we still know more about other planets than our own. How can we get to a better understanding of this vast, important ecosystem?

Watch Saildrone COO Sebastien de Halleux on the TED stage share how a new fleet of wind and solar-powered ocean drones is collecting data at sea in unprecedented detail, revealing insights into things like global weather and the health of fish stocks.

Learn more about what a better grasp of the ocean could mean for us back on land.

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