The Underwater Technology Podcast

Pod42 - Captain Don Walsh, Part 2 - on his Antarctic Work, the US Navy and Working with James Cameron

December 31, 2020 Society for Underwater Technology Season 1 Episode 42
The Underwater Technology Podcast
Pod42 - Captain Don Walsh, Part 2 - on his Antarctic Work, the US Navy and Working with James Cameron
Chapters
2:24
Don back at University, sponsored by US Navy
8:20
Back in regular US Navy service
18:50
On secondment to State Department, UN law of the Sea
23:15
Hanging out with Arthur C Clarke in Sri Lanka
25:35
Antarctic work
28:50
Leaving the navy, policy work in Washington
41:45
Academia then starting a business in the old Soviet Union
55:00
Russian partners try to build a brothel alongside the dive shop business!
57:04
Expedition cruise ships
1:04:41
Working with James Cameron and Victor Vescovo
1:15:10
Don Walsh award, SUT/MTS links
The Underwater Technology Podcast
Pod42 - Captain Don Walsh, Part 2 - on his Antarctic Work, the US Navy and Working with James Cameron
Dec 31, 2020 Season 1 Episode 42
Society for Underwater Technology

This is part 2 of a discussion between our former CEO Steve Hall and oceanographer Don Walsh. 

  • Don back at University, sponsored by US Navy 02:24
  • Back in regular US Navy service 08:20
  • On secondment to State Department, UN law of the Sea 18:50
  • Hanging out with Arthur C Clarke in Sri Lanka 23:15
  • Antarctic work 25:35
  • Leaving the navy, policy work in Washington 28:50
  • Academia then starting a business in the old Soviet Union 41:45
  • Russian partners try to build a brothel alongside the dive shop business! 55:00
  • Expedition cruise ships 57:04
  • Working with James Cameron and Victor Vescovo 01:04:41
  • Don Walsh award, SUT/MTS links 01:15:10

This episode is broadcast in association with the Marine Technology Society (MTS). mtsociety.org

Find out more about SUT at www.sut.org, contact us via [email protected]

For more information on how to sponsor an upcoming podcast episode contact [email protected]

Thanks to Emily Boddy for podcast artwork and composing and performing the theme music. 

Support the show (https://www.justgiving.com/soc-underwatertech)

Support the show (https://www.justgiving.com/soc-underwatertech)

Show Notes Chapter Markers

This is part 2 of a discussion between our former CEO Steve Hall and oceanographer Don Walsh. 

  • Don back at University, sponsored by US Navy 02:24
  • Back in regular US Navy service 08:20
  • On secondment to State Department, UN law of the Sea 18:50
  • Hanging out with Arthur C Clarke in Sri Lanka 23:15
  • Antarctic work 25:35
  • Leaving the navy, policy work in Washington 28:50
  • Academia then starting a business in the old Soviet Union 41:45
  • Russian partners try to build a brothel alongside the dive shop business! 55:00
  • Expedition cruise ships 57:04
  • Working with James Cameron and Victor Vescovo 01:04:41
  • Don Walsh award, SUT/MTS links 01:15:10

This episode is broadcast in association with the Marine Technology Society (MTS). mtsociety.org

Find out more about SUT at www.sut.org, contact us via [email protected]

For more information on how to sponsor an upcoming podcast episode contact [email protected]

Thanks to Emily Boddy for podcast artwork and composing and performing the theme music. 

Support the show (https://www.justgiving.com/soc-underwatertech)

Support the show (https://www.justgiving.com/soc-underwatertech)

Don back at University, sponsored by US Navy
Back in regular US Navy service
On secondment to State Department, UN law of the Sea
Hanging out with Arthur C Clarke in Sri Lanka
Antarctic work
Leaving the navy, policy work in Washington
Academia then starting a business in the old Soviet Union
Russian partners try to build a brothel alongside the dive shop business!
Expedition cruise ships
Working with James Cameron and Victor Vescovo
Don Walsh award, SUT/MTS links