How to Find a Sunken Ship of Gold

Posted on: July 25, 2017 | Interview with Dr Larry Stone, Metron Scientific Solutions - The Naked Scientist

Countless ships and planes have gone down somewhere in the ocean, and finding them is not mean feat. One such vessel was the SS Central America, which sunk... More ›

ORMS February 2017

Search and Search Again

Posted on: February 24, 2017 | Douglas A. Samuelson - ORMS Today

Sometimes it takes a while to write up a good piece of work, including the pesky details. Lawrence ("Larry") Stone knows all about that. He's been working on... More ›

Mathematics Came to the Rescue When Searching Seemed Hopeless

Posted on: February 5, 2016 | David C. Bowman - NASA

Math saves lives. Nobody knows that better than Van Gurley, a former Navy captain who today works for a company that uses sophisticated statistical modeling to solve puzzles... More ›

Our New Best Guess for Where to Find MH370: The Indian Ocean

Posted on: August 6, 2015 | Alex Davies - Wired

YOU'D THINK CONFIRMING that the piece of airplane that washed ashore on Réunion came from Flight MH370would be great news. If nothing else, it proves investigators have been spending their... More ›

BBC WorldNewsAmerica (V.Gurley) - (2015/01/05)

AirAsia Flight: BCC World News Media Activity

Posted on: January 8, 2015 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Metron’s Van Gurley appeared on CNN and BBC to discuss the search for the missing AirAsia flight. More ›

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AirAsia Flight: CNN Media Activity

Posted on: January 5, 2015 | Brian Todd - CNN

Time is ticking for the searchers to find the black box from the crashed AirAsia flight. What can we learn from it? CNN's Brian Todd explains. More ›

Uncharted Waters – Deep-Sea Explorers Angle to Solve Mystery of Missing Malaysian Airliner

Posted on: August 4, 2014 | Daniel Stacy - WSJ

In the weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished, most likely in the Indian Ocean, Australian officials said they knew less about the area they were exploring than... More ›

Malaysia Jet Target Search Area Nearly Exhausted but Options Remain

Posted on: April 23, 2014 - NBC News

The autonomous sub scouring the depths of the Indian Ocean for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was finishing up the last five percent of the target area on Sunday... More ›

CNN New Day Saturday (V. Gurley) - (2014/04/19)

CNN News Day Saturday

Posted on: April 19, 2014 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Metron’s Van Gurley appeared on CNN to discuss the mystery of flight 370. More ›

CNN Newsroom (V. Gurley) - (2014/04/18)

CNN Newsroom (V. Gurley)

Posted on: April 18, 2014 | Metron Scientific Solutions

Metron’s Van Gurley appeared on CNN’s Newsroom to discuss the use of more underwater drones. More ›