Jacques Cousteau's grandson Fabien plans to use synthetic coral reefs in a new effort toward marine conservation.
Palme Thursday is A.A. Dowd’s monthly examination of a winner of the Palme D’Or, determining how well the film has held up and whether it deserved the highest prize awarded at the Cannes Film Festival. The Silent World (1956) Among his...Show More Summary
Nitrogen narcosis is also known as raptures of the deep (“l’ivresse des grandes profondeurs,” as Jacques Cousteau put it), or the Martini effect. It is a consciousness-altering condition that affects divers at certain depths. While a diver is affected, she may feel euphoric and see things that are not really there. Show More Summary
Grandson of Jacques Cousteau has accepted that danger is part of his career spent in nature.
Come for the science, stay for the adorable red hat.
Dive into those oysters like Jacques Cousteau pursuing a narwhal, like Don Draper searching for his soul. Eat them unencumbered by thought. Eat them outside in the snow.
What's so good? The Life Aquatic, the 2004 film by Wes Anderson, may have been the eccentric director’s most exemplary work. The immersive world of the uniformed Zissou society modeled off of Jacque Cousteau may be most memorable though...Show More Summary
by Rich Smith Possibly the greatest scene in documentary history. Incredible. #PlanetEarth2 pic.twitter.com/01dDjDJcdX— ?? (@MrLukeJohnston) November 7, 2016 This is a gift. A gift from David Attenborough, the Jacques Cousteau of our time. Show More Summary
L’Odyssée recreates French ocean explorer’s adventures aboard the Calypso and reveals the man behind the icon Jacques Cousteau, the French ocean explorer who enchanted generations in France and Britain 60 years ago, will find a younger audience this week with the release of a new film of his life. Show More Summary
Mystery 66 of Scooby Dos or Scooby Don’ts is a sea-faring tale that has the gang with Jacque Cousteau Mr. Poisson as he salvages a sunken treasure! The post Scooby Dos or Scooby Don’ts Mystery 66: Scooby Doo, Where’s the Crew? appeared first on Rogues Portal.
A weekly space for The A.V Club’s film critics and readers to share their thoughts, observations, and opinions on movies new and old. At the risk of stating the obvious, film critics watch a lot of movies—more than any of us write about, anyway. Show More Summary
World Without Sun, Jacques Cousteau’s classic portrait of life in a submarine lab with half a dozen paperback-reading, chain-smoking Frenchmen, ends with a scene in which Cousteau’s saucer-shaped submersible briefly surfaces in an air pocket in an undersea cavern. Show More Summary
Fabien Cousteau, descendant of the famous sea explorer, is working on a project to bring 3D printed coral reefs to the Caribbean island of Bonaire
What is a burkini, you may be wondering? The short answer is that it is neither a burqa nor a bikini, but a contrivance something more akin to a full-body scuba diving wetsuit of the type popularized by Jacques Cousteau. Notwithstanding the unoriginality of this costume, apparently for some people, modesty is a not merely [...]
Those of you who think 'Life Aquatic' invented red beanies need to see this.
The concept of scuba diving for leisure has been around since that clever Frenchman Jacques Cousteau perfected the aqualung, but it?s only really of late that luxury diving holidays – where the diving on offer is as outstanding as the accommodation ? have come to the fore. Show More Summary
Change a few details, add a team of indentured psychics, and throw in some stock footage from Jacques Cousteau’s Odyssey: Mediterranean—Cradle or Coffin, and the real life ongoing epic of Blackbeard’s flagship is essentially the same story as seaQuest DSV episode 4, "Treasure of the Mind."
Ruth Gates fell in love with the ocean while watching TV. When she was in elementary school, she would sit in front of “The Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau,” mesmerized. The colors, the shapes, the diversity of survival strategies—life beneath the surface of the water seemed to her more spectacular than life above it. Show More Summary
Jacques Cousteau’s ship Calypso, star of the “Undersea World of Jacques Cousteau”, was loaded on March 14 in Concarneau, France for shipment to Turkey, where the