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Click for Video The Journey of the Trieste gives a detailed account of the legendary descent to the deepest point of the sea, almost seven miles below the surface. To view the animation, the free Flash plug-in is required.

Click for Video The Deep Sea Simulator presents objects and creatures as they venture into the deep. Find out what they experience at various depths -- and why. To view the animation, the free Flash plug-in is required.



Click for VideoClip 1: A survivor of the 1950 Truculent disaster explains how he came out of the ordeal alive (837 K). To view this video clip, you must have the free QuickTime 3 or higher (for PC or Macintosh).

Click for Video Clip 2: A free diver shares some of his tricks of the trade (810 K). To view this video clip, you must have the free QuickTime 3 or higher (for PC or Macintosh).

Click for Video Streaming Video Segment: Champion free diver Umberto Pelizzari explains the difficulty of free diving (2 minutes, 39 seconds). To view this clip, you must have the free RealPlayer G2. Please note the RealPlayer G2's system requirements.

Survival Beneath the Surface
Journey to the Ocean Floor | Monsters of the Sea | "Black Smokers"

ANIMATIONS: Wave Machine | Deep Sea Simulator | Trieste | Satellite Viewer

Crow's Nest | Captain's Bridge | Deep Sea | Weather Factory

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PBS Online | Thirteen Online