Scientists have found the bottom of the mountain on the Mariana Trench

American Oceanographic Expedition using echolocation found at the bottom of the deepest in the world Mariana Trench, located in the Pacific Ocean, four range up to 2.5 kilometers, according to a statement on the website of the University of New Hampshire (USA).

Scientists have created the first accurate map of the three-dimensional terrain model and the bottom of Mariana Trench. From August to October 2010 expedition spent filming bottom area of about 400,000 square kilometers with a multibeam sonar, has a resolution of 100 meters.

Analysis of satellite imagery allows scientists to suggest before the existence of the hills

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At the bottom of the Mariana Trench is a movement of tectonic plates

Personal journey into the oceanic abyss famous film director James Cameron on submersibles Deepsea Challenger.

In fact, the true study of the world ocean and all connected with it began literally hundred or so years ago. And quickly found out how firmly intertwined with the problems of climate, biological resources, ecology, geology, transportation and more. Note that the surface of our planet is occupied by two-thirds of the sea and oceans. But most of all I would like to find out what are the depths of the ocean's bottom.

Only in 1957, to the credit of our country in

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Japan: at the bottom of the Mariana Trench discovered ancient organisms

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At the bottom of the deepest in the world of the Mariana Trench in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, Japanese researchers have found organisms that exist unchanged for nearly a billion years.

It is reported that this is the most ancient of all the currently known

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In the Mariana Trench live giant amoeba

Ksenofiofory known giants of the world of unicellular and lovers of extreme ocean depths, set a new record for deep-sea: this time, they were found at the bottom of the Mariana Trench at a depth of ten and a half miles.

Scientists at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography (USA) reached the bottom of the Mariana Trench and discovered the largest modern unicellular — ksenofiofor in size up to 10-20 centimeters. These amazing amoeba known since the XIX century — the truth, then they took a sponge. Over time, zoologists have agreed to consider them relevant to multi foraminifera.

Ksenofiofory wander

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Dive to a depth of 8 km

According to a popular news site famous American film director James Cameron set a new record. Sitting in the Solomon Sea, near the island of New Guinea, to a depth of 8 kilometers. Plunge was not immediately apparent, had to make multiple passes. But, in the end, still managed to set a record.

At first dive zhiznesnabzheniya systems broke down, it occurred at a depth of 7260 km, when the record was already very close. Once the system was restored, began the second dive. Then the device from the device refused sonar, so famous record holder had to navigate

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At the bottom of the Mariana Trench live monster

Mariana Trench in the western Pacific is the deepest trench of any known on Earth — about 11,000 kilometers below sea level. It stretches for a thousand miles along the Mariana Islands. Perhaps there inhabited by representatives of extinct species in the world. No wonder this place is also called the womb of Gaia.

The basin was opened in 1875 by the crew of the British three-masted corvette "Challenger". Then with a deep lot was first measured its depth — 8367 m. In 1951, in the Mariana Trench area departed British research vessel, also called the "Challenger". At this

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Scientists ready to reveal the secrets of the deepest in the world, the Mariana Trench. Perhaps there is a civilization that not only caught up with us in the development, but also surpassed. In Russia, we are working on the creation of three submersibles to explore the Mariana Trench. But if the person is ready to with what he might encounter at a depth of 11,000 feet? In the summer of 2000 at the bottom of the Gulf dyer in Egypt discovered the unique construction of the ancient city. Similar

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