Jacques Cousteau

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Jacques Cousteau (1910 - 1997) dousing a new type of underwater camera, the 'Calypso Phot,' with champagne at its unveiling ceremony, December 4, 1962.

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c. 1964
Patricia Marx interviews Captain Jacques-Yves Cousteau on the recent expeditions of his "oceanaut" team at their underwater station and his new film "World without Sun" (1964). Marx and Cousteau delve deep into the physical and psychological experience of undersea exploration, covering topics such as the restrictive effects of decompression on the body and the ability to develop a richer understanding of the universe through observation of this new, "wet world".

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