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xoxos
04-14-2012, 01:48 PM
lovely place..


"It is the deepest trench in the world’s deepest ocean, and now scientists have a new map of it. Using sound waves, scientists have pierced the lightless depths of the western Pacific Ocean and drawn a new picture of the Mariana Trench."

http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=77640&src=fb

Joshua
04-14-2012, 08:17 PM
How beautiful. :)

waldronate
04-14-2012, 11:07 PM
http://www.xkcd.com/1040/ has a little perspective on relative depth.

Coyotemax
04-15-2012, 12:14 AM
That was awesome.

both pages.

that having been said, it took me a moment to get the Bowie/Mercury reference :)