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Can 3D-printed coral save the world's reefs? - CNET

Jacques Cousteau's grandson Fabien plans to use synthetic coral reefs in a new effort toward marine conservation.

Palme Thursday: Jacques Cousteau throws dynamite at fish in the first documentary to win Cannes

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

Raptures of the Deep

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

Philippe Cousteau On How Risk Taking Has Molded His Career And Outlook On Life

Grandson of Jacques Cousteau has accepted that danger is part of his career spent in nature.

The Best Ingredient for Enjoying Oysters Is Snow

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.

Live Review: Seu Jorge Presents The Life Aquatic in Tribute to David Bowie

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

The State of American Democracy In the Form of a Two-Minute Chase Scene with Lizards

3 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Rich Smith Possibly the greatest scene in documentary history. Incredible. #PlanetEarth2— ?? (@MrLukeJohnston) November 7, 2016 This is a gift. A gift from David Attenborough, the Jacques Cousteau of our time. Show More Summary

Jacques Cousteau sails again in new film

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

Scooby Dos or Scooby Don’ts Mystery 66: Scooby Doo, Where’s the Crew?

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.

What Are You Watching?: Exploring Communist propaganda and Jacques Cousteau’s chain-smoking

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

Movie Review: Zachary Quinto pretentiously narrates the sub-Cousteau Passage To Mars

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

Jacques Cousteau's Grandson Is 3D Printing Coral Reefs

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

The Freedom to be Wrong

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 [...]

Jacques Cousteau Bio-Pic Coming to Big Screen

Those of you who think 'Life Aquatic' invented red beanies need to see this.

The 6 best luxury dive hotels in the world

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

Deep-Sea Ecologist Rewatches seaQuest DSV: Episode 4, “Treasure of the Mind”

10 months agoHumor / odd : Geekosystem

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."

Unnatural Selection

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 Calypso Shipped for Renovation

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

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