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Mariana - Jacques Piccard recalls the deepest ever dive into the ocean

Mariana - Jacques Piccard recalls the deepest ever dive into the ocean

Fifty-one years ago, Swiss engineer Jacques Piccard and Navy oceanographer Don Walsh descended to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, seven miles below the sea's surface. It's the lowest point on Earth, and deeper than any human had gone before, or since.

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Guest: (2642 days ago)
Latest comment: Yup. Sounds like BS.
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Guest: Jimbo Chester (2642 days ago)
The fact is that once this has been achieved with the aid of modern technology there is no point in repeating it. There is nothing to gain from the expenditure required.
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The fact is that once this has been achieved with the aid of modern technology there is no point in repeating it. There is nothing to gain from the expenditure required.
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Guest: Bovine_excrement_ Alarm! (2642 days ago)
WTF - in that case I went to visit Mars in my hot air balloon. The pressure was too much so I could not get any samples -just trust me - I DID GO THERE! BULLSHIT BULLSHIT BULLSHIT!!!
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WTF - in that case I went to visit Mars in my hot air balloon. The pressure was too much so I could not get any samples -just trust me - I DID GO THERE! BULLSHIT BULLSHIT BULLSHIT!!!
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