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Deep-sea Pressure
Image ID: 29399
Common Name: Deep-sea Pressure
Scientific Name: Not applicable
Location: Eastern tropical Pacific
Description: Deep-sea pressure: the polystyrene cup on the right was identical to the one on the left until it was transported to the abyss on the outside of the deep-diving submersible Alvin, and crushed by water pressures several hundred times higher than that at the surface.
Keywords: Deep-sea pressure, polystyrene cup, crush, RV Atlantis, research ship, exploration, discovery, submarine, submersible, extreme environment, Alvin, abyss, deep-sea, deep ocean,
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