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James Cameron to descend the depths of the Challenger Deep while wearing...

March 8 2012 at 10:23 AM

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...his Rolex, of course:

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http://www.nytimes.com/2012/03/08/science/earth/james-cameron-prepares-to-dive-into-mariana-trench.html?_r=1&emc=eta1

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His goal with his next dive is to tackle a much older record. A half century ago, in a technical feat never equaled, the United States Navy sent two men down nearly seven miles into the Challenger Deep, their vehicle 60 feet long.

The more things change...

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Best,
T.


 
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