Undersea Exploration

Forty years ago this week America landed men on the moon for the first time. Yet in the 1960s US scientists were also actively pursuing the exploration of the bottom of the seas. Vincent Dowd looks at why those efforts are now so often forgotten.

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10 minutes

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Mon 20 Jul 2009 04:40 GMT

BBC World Service Archive

BBC World Service Archive

This programme was restored as part of the World Service archive project