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Photo: Anemones and shrimp at a hot water vent
Anemones and shrimp at a hot water vent

Three Miles Under The Sea [8.14.2013]

Jon Copley dove more than three miles in the first manned mission to the deepest known hot water vents in the world. And even though the purpose was to study life there, he was captivated by what he saw on his way down – and back up. Also in this show: a whale washes up on the shore of Lubec, Maine, and people have different theories about the meaning of its arrival – and how to get rid of it; and author Jeanine Cummins reads from her novel The Crooked Branch.


"Yellow Submarine" by The 12 Cellists of The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; Porpoise Song" by The Monkees; "Crystal Ball" by Grimes; "Nude" by Radiohead

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