June 11 @ 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm
On March 26, 2012 James Cameron, the explorer and director of “Avatar,” took a remarkable submarine called the DEEPSEA CHALLENGER to the deepest place on Earth.
On Tuesday, June 11, from 12:30pm – 2:30pm, Cameron and members of his expedition will be at the Woodrow Wilson Plaza with the DEEPSEA CHALLENGER.
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
Key remarks: 1:00pm – 1:30pm
Please come out to be a part of this historic event as the DEEPSEA CHALLENGE R continues its cross-country journey to its final home at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts.
The event is free and open to the public.
For more information on the DEEPSEA CHALLENGER, go to http://deepseachallenger.com/
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