A comment on Reddit reminded me of a question that I have received many times. The question is always a good one because it stems…View More Under Pressure: Will Deep-Sea Animals Explode or Implode on the Surface?
Edit – In the original article I said that the sphere of the Deep Challenger was made of titanium. In fact, it’s made of steel. …View More Cool as a sea cucumber: life (and death) at extraordinary deep sea pressures
Mythbuster’s examines what would happen to a human body if pressure is not equal inside and outside of a diving suit. The ‘human body’ is…View More TGIF: Diving Suit Fail
At this year’s National Association for Biology Teachers conference, Steve Haddock from the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, spoke on deep ocean habitats. The National…View More Life in the Deep Sea: Only the Fragile Survive