Almost exactly one year ago, James Cameron traveled to the Challenger Deep.
The Challenger Deep is the lowest point in the Mariana Trench… 7 miles down!!
Now, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution has announced that Cameron is partnering with them to advance ocean sciences.
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That's it? ONLY $60,000?? Worth every penny, if you ask us.
Yes, for just mere pocket change, you too can board a tiny submarine, built to only fit three people, and head down below the sea to witness the remains of the Titanic, in honor the 100th anniversary of the ship's sinking on April 15, 2012.
Seem pricey? Um, hello! The trip gives you bang for your buck as the journey lasts about 8-10 hours. Buuuut, if you're claustrophobic, think again. The sub IS tiny and to be in such a small space underwater for that amount seems pretty drastic.
Fans of the Titanic can't resist though. One fan says:
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