Springs Eternal: Florida's Fountain of Youth
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According to legend, Spanish explorers believed that a fountain of eternal youth existed somewhere in the place we know today as Florida. In a poetic way, they were right. Beneath Florida lies the world’s largest known system of springs. These springs shelter strange life forms and dot the land above it with outlets of water that once was as pure as any found on this planet. This film premiered May 13, 2000.

  • Josh

    Excellent episode. I love seeing older episodes online.

  • Chris

    this episode is great i haven’t seen this episode for a long time great work

  • anatoliy

    supper job i loved it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Corrado (ITA)

    Astonishing beauty. Another one great episode.

  • brian

    Oh man, good! I never seen this episode! It’s one of my favorite! Florida’s my favorite state! This episode reminded me of “Going Wild With Jeff Corwin”. Would like have seen some Bottle Nosed Dolphin, and Homosassa Springs, but other then that, great episode! 5 stars!

    What year is this from?

  • Terrance Goodman

    Another great episode! Thank you ALL!!

  • jeremiah

    loved this episode,pbs never lets me down YEAHHHHHHHH!!!!

  • Uzay

    I wished I had seen this footage before I dived in both Crystal river and Ginnie Springs in Florida. Very informative and inspiring.

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