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Cave Diving on TV

Postby cavedad » Feb 15, 2012 3:38 pm

Tonight on Nova:

Extreme Cave Diving - A team of intrepid scientists journey into one of Earth's most dangerous and beautiful underwater frontiers. Airs February 15, 2012 on PBS
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Re: Cave Diving on TV

Postby FW » Feb 15, 2012 7:40 pm

Not new, but a great show. If you haven't seen it, it is well worth watching.
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Re: Cave Diving on TV

Postby PYoungbaer » Feb 16, 2012 6:59 pm

It was a great show. Hadn't seen it before, but it's a must-see when you get a chance. Serious treatment of cave divers and their equipment, plus great underwater footage of the systems. Excellent scientific work on paleotonlogy, archaeology, geology, and climatology. The lengthwise cross section of the stalagmite showing the major climate change events, and tracking of the iron back to the Sahara was fascinating. Dedicated in memory of Wes Skiles. Glad we watched.
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Re: Cave Diving on TV

Postby tncaver » Feb 16, 2012 8:00 pm

It was a great show. It was interesting to see all the formations that form only in dry caves, which are now totally flooded.
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