A Deep-Sea Dive into the Mariana Trench
Lecture no. 23 from the course: History's Greatest Voyages of Exploration
Taught by Professor Vejas Gabriel Liulevicius | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Take a breathtaking look at a historic descent into the deepest place on earth—the Mariana Trench in the Pacific—by Swiss oceanographer Jacques Piccard and U.S. Navy Lieutenant Don Walsh. But first, discover some of the highlights of ocean exploration in the centuries before this 1960 expedition.