Smithsonian Spotlight: Seeking Deep Sea Treasures

Season 3: Episode 6

  • 27m
  • HD
  • TV-G

We look back on the history of deep-sea investigation and its salty tales of adventure, drunken sailors, and death. This is the story of the historic journey of scientist Austin H. Clark and the steamer "Albatross," the first such vessel to plumb research specimens from the ocean's depths.