The earth is covered by water on 70% of its surface.
And the history of the discovery of the Earth by man is largely linked to that of the sea.
Fragile boats along the Mediterranean coast to the majestic ships darting to the New World; From the 19th century sail ships to the giants of the seas embarking thousands of passengers, the evolution of ships and navigational instruments has led men to continually repel the frontiers of the oceans ...
The physicist and researcher at CNRS Frédéric Restagnato Will embark on a voyage in the footsteps of his distant counterparts and conduct a scientific inquiry to understand how men have been able, over the centuries, to build ships, defy storms and plunge into the abyss to conquer the oceans.
Marina Boyenval and Emmanuelle Sudre