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Jacques Cousteau's Famous Ship Will Sail the Seas Once More

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

A group of sponsors plans to restore the boat to its former glory.

Cousteau Gets Weird With Deep-Sea Gigantism

The grandson of Jacques shows us four-jawed crustacean that can fast for years.

Oceanographer Jacques Cousteau’s iconic ship to sail again after 20 years

last monthNews : The Raw Story

Celebrated French marine explorer Jacques Cousteau’s iconic ship the Calypso — out of commission after an accident 20 years ago — will sail again in a few months, its owners said Thursday. The ship became a household name for millions of television viewers in the 1960s and 1970s...

This Marine Biologist Photographs Rare, Otherworldly Oceanic Creatures

Alexander Semenov is a modern-day Jacques Cousteau. While scientists, explorers, and Google Earth have mapped much of the terrestrial world, the expanses of the sea remain a great mystery. Marine biologist Alexander Semenov, head ofShow More Summary

Inside The Real-Life Mermaid Kingdom

4 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

In the early 1960s, Jacques Cousteau dreamt up a place for humans to live underwater. There was a garage for two-man diving saucer, and the living quarters was called the Starfish House.

This Spry Underwater Drone Is Speed Swimming to Success on Kickstarter

Ahoy, ocean adventure for all. Meet OpenROV Trident, the sea spelunking hobby bot of your Jacques Cousteau dreams.

This underwater Minecraft mod is like Jacques Cousteau’s Lego fever dream

6 months agoTechnology / Apple : Cult Of Mac

Minecraft is no stranger to beautiful user-made worlds, but this recreation of the deep sea feels special, even by Minecraft standards. It actually feels like you’re in a submarine, sinking deep beaneath the waves into an underewater world. Deep Sea (appropriate title, right?) is an underwater Minecraft world built over the course of six days […]

Exploring the Terrifying Genius Behind Trepaneringsritualen's Gothic Death Industrial

All photos by Karolina Urbaniak Hailing from Göteborg, Sweden, Thomas Martin Ekelund of Trepaneringsritualen (aka. T × R × P) is the Jacques Cousteau of “death industrial." He explores the darkness that lies within–and beyond–the human...Show More Summary

Once a Beloved French Symbol, a Ship Now Rusts Into Oblivion

7 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Jacques Cousteau’s famed research vessel has languished in a coastal French warehouse as a monetary dispute over its restoration and future drags on.

Jean-Michel Cousteau Changes the World

8 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

The French oceanographic explorer and environmentalist—and son of Jacques—is prepping his masterpiece, and continues to help save our oceans.

New York Jets Free Agency Tracker: Updated Signings, Rumors and Grades

The New York Jets have a wealth of cap space, and a list of needs to match the money. Finding strengths on the Jets roster may be like Jacques Cousteau finding a dry spot in the ocean, but the Jets will have no trouble finding the money...Show More Summary

Finding Pirate Treasure With a Corkscrew

11 months agoFood & Drink / Wine : Vinography

Ah, the lure of Pirate Treasure. Who doesn't enjoy the thrill of the search for a shipwreck? Growing up, the few times I got the opportunity to watch Jacques Cousteau search the ocean bottom found me wide-eyed with giddy delight. AsShow More Summary

Traveler 1, Jet Lag 0 (For Once)

You, traveler, know very well what jet lag is like. For a period of several years, you were essentially jet-lagged two weeks every month. “Jet lag is my favorite drug,” you said, repeating the great line by Jacques Cousteau. But you knew then, just as all travelers come to know, that real jet lag is…

Mexico's Punta Mita beckons with beautiful beaches, uninhabited isles

I plunged feet-first into a Jacques Cousteau daydream recently. I had been skimming across the clear, blue waters of Mexico's Banderas Bay in a power boat when our guide stopped near the rocky, uninhabited Marieta Islands and invited us to put on snorkel gear and jump in.

Fabien Cousteau pulls a Spongebob to live at the bottom of the sea for a month

This grandson of Jacques just lived in a James Bond-style undersea capsule, studying the effects of ocean acidification on coral reefs.

Jacques Cousteau Almost Wasn't a Famous Oceanographer—Here's Why

Philippe Cousteau, Jr. shares a story about his grandfather, legendary explorer Jacques Cousteau, “that few people know.”

Philippe Cousteau, Jr.'s Life-Defining Quest

The grandson of legendary undersea explorer Jacques Cousteau spends two-thirds of the year traveling the world to carry on his family’s legacy.

? Listen: Rob Walmart - “Jacque Cousteau on Land”

In the heart of Marriage Record’s anarchist collective Rob Walmart, legendary aqua-lung Jacque Cousteau is, but is not limited to: On land. Lived as a cougar. In the water. A fish with hands. Roaming in the fields surrounding him. Somehwere near the horses, threatening them and running. Show More Summary

A Look Inside Jacques Cousteau’s Conshelf II Expedition

In 1963, Jacques Cousteau led divers to live underwater in Conshelf II for a month to examine life as an "oceanaut." Here's a look at what life was like at the bottom of the ocean.

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