One of the greatest unexpected peace dividends to emerge after the collapse of communism and the end of the cold war was the impact it would have on undersea exploration. A cornucopia of amazing new technologies once devoted to purposes of the military and espionage could now be employed to explore Earth’s final frontier – The Abyss.
Today Far Future Horizons we present another exciting episode of the acclaimed documentary series Modern Marvels that first aired on November 3rd, 1997 and chronicles the history of deep-sea exploration and the vessels and devices that make it possible.
Modern Marvels - Deep Sea Exploration: Challenging the Abyss also presents some of the revolutionary new findings and discoveries that have resulted from this new era of marine exploration.
The Best of Modern Marvels DVD MegaSet is currently available from the History Channel's online store and Amazon.com.
Modern Marvels ~ Deep Sea Exploration: Challenging the Abyss
Modern Marvels S03E11 - Deep Sea Exploration... by daniel-dusenberg