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An extremophile is an organism that thrives in physically or geochemically extreme conditions that are detrimental to most life on Earth (contrast mild-environmental mesophiles or neutrophiles). On Earth extremophiles live in sub-ocean hydrothermal vents or cold dark lakes buried a half-mile deep under Antarctica; in the Mariana Trench, the deepest spot on the Earth; in lethally radioactive environments such as Chernobyl and Fukushima; and within in densely concentrated rocks, salt or…

An extremophile is an organism that thrives in physically or geochemically extreme conditions that are detrimental to most life on Earth (contrast mild-environmental mesophiles or neutrophiles). On Earth extremophiles live in sub-ocean hydrothermal vents or cold dark lakes buried a half-mile deep under Antarctica; in the Mariana Trench, the deepest spot on the Earth; in lethally radioactive environments such as Chernobyl and Fukushima; and within in densely concentrated rocks, salt or…

Record-Breaking Mariana Trench Dive - James Cameron's Deep Ocean Dive, Diagrammed - Popular Mechanics

James Cameron's Deep Sea Dive, Diagrammed

Just how deep in the deepest point in the ocean? Here& a handy guide mapping James Cameron& descent to the Challenger Deep back in March.

Creatures from the Mariana Trench.

Deep-sea fish:Strange creatures of the sea… >>> imagine your just diving down there, and you turn around and then BAM! Hatchet fish in your face!

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19 Creatures From The Mariana Trench hatchetfish

19 Creatures From The Mariana Trench

Deep Sea Hatchetfish have extremely thin bodies which resemble the blade of a hatchet, but what I find more fascinating are those facial exp.

Deep Ocean......It's a Weird, Scary Place. - Imgur  The comments just kill me! Very interesting infograph!

Deep Ocean......It's a Weird, Scary Place.

The depth of the Mariana Trench, deepest known point in the ocean - it's deeper into the earth than a commercial aircraft cruises above the earth. The word Abyss was created for a place like this

Graphic: Voyage to the bottom of the Mariana Trench  At a depth of 11,034 metres, the Mariana Trench is the lowest point on the surface of the Earth’s crust. And it’s become the focus of an inner-space race between filmmaker James Cameron and Sir Richard Branson

Graphic: Voyage to the bottom of the Mariana Trench At a depth of metres, the Mariana Trench is the lowest point on the surface of the Earth’s crust. And it’s become the focus of an inner-space race between filmmaker James Cameron and Sir Richard Branson

19 Creatures From The Mariana Trench - Gallery

19 Creatures From The Mariana Trench

The Fanfin Seadevil (Caulophryne jordani) is a member of the anglerfish family. The Fanfin Seadevil, however, lacks the escal bulb, the light that attracts prey to the fish.

Where he's diving and how his submersible looks. #infographic james cameron marina trench

Into the Deep: James Cameron's Mariana Trench Dive (Infographic)

Into the Deep: James Cameron's Mariana Trench Dive (Infographic) Karl Tate, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor

Interesting! 19 Creatures From The Mariana Trench

19 Creatures From The Mariana Trench

Anglerfish facts and pictures. Find out more about deep sea angler fish and the infamous anglerfish mating.

New fish species found in the Marianas Trench at 8,200 feet.  Believed to be a type of snailfish.

frumpytaco: Pseudoliparis amblystomopsis, the hadal snailfish. Fun fact: the species name refers to its resemblance to salamanders of the genus Amblystoma. Another fun fact: This is the deepest-living fish ever recorded, at m.

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