"Sub Monkeys" -- Meet Simon and Bart and view the story of
the Argonaut Jr. This l5 minute long movie explains the
science behind the submarine and seeks to inspire students to follow
the path of exploration and discovery. It is based on of the book;
Submarine - The Autobiography of Simon Lake
Boyle's Law - Science activity that demonstrates how air compresses and displacement and buoyancy is lost as the water pressure increases.
We have a set of 30 units for you to borrow alone with the submarine.
You can borrow Argonaut Jr.'s underwater communication system and experiment with sound underwater. Learn about piezo transducers, sound waves, frequencies.
For complete details on how to build your own hydrophone see our Hydrophone and Underwater Voice Communications page.
See: Dive Helmet for details on the building of this helmet and plans for other dive helmets and air pumps.
Recreating Simon Lake's Wooden Submarine
See: Books and Web Sites including Simon Lake's autobiography and news stories about the Argonaut Jr. and Argonaut submarines.