(1)Science Related to Ships and the OceanRunning Time : 44minutes Publication Year(JFY) : 2008
Tatsuya (15years old) is aspiring to be like Columbus. He departed on a trip to learn more about the ocean.He learned about how ships are built at a dockyard. Took an actual voyage, and experienced navigation technology and the state-of-the-art equipment. Saw how the Tokyo Wan Traffic Advisory Service Center monitors traffic in congested areas on the radar. And got a chance to see emerging technology for the future. Tatsuya carefully listened to the engineers, researchers and seamen that he met.Will Tatsuya be able to become a sailor that is even better than Columbus?