Visit Your Local PBS Station PBS Home PBS Home Programs A-Z TV Schedules Watch Video Donate Shop PBS Search PBS
Scientific American Frontiers Logo
TV Schedule
Alan Alda
For Educators
Previous Shows
Future Shows
Special Features

Games Machines Play
World Cup for RobotsSuperhuman SubsTeetering to Victory
  Resources
 

Related links
Superhuman Subs

International Submarine Races
Read more about the 2001 Human-Powered Sub Race covered in this episode.

Human-Powered Submarine Team Home Pages:
University of Michigan
Virginia Tech
Tennessee Technological University
Omer -
Learn more about the winner of the 2001 competition.

Human Powered Submarine Contest- July 2002
The San Diego Section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) is hosting a Human-Powered Submarine Contest in July 2002 in Escondido, California.

Scientific Bibliography of Human Powered Submarines
This listing of articles is a great resource for technical and design information on human-powered submarines.

Personal Submersible Organization
Learn about this group of enthusiastic sub-builders and operators, and see photos of some of their designs.

 

Contents
Related links for:
World Cup for Robots  
  Superhuman Subs  
  Teetering to Victory  
Scientific American magazine links
transcript
Show credits
 
Photo of Alan With Light

 



return to show page

 

 

video trailer Science hotline Teaching guide Resources Contact Search Homepage