WhaleNet had been selected to exhibit in the U.S. Pavilion at EXPO’98, Lisbon, Portugal. Sketches from the Exhibit at World Expo ’98, Lisbon, Portugal
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"It is clear that WhaleNet is one of the most exciting and compelling projects on the Internet today. (It) allows students to interact with scientists and researchers, collect real-time satellite tracking data to study the migration of whales, and participate in hands-on whale-watching trips." - National Science Foundation
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