Alien Deep It's Alive

Alien Deep It's Alive

Oceanographer Dr. Robert Ballard is on a global quest to unravel one of the world's biggest mysteries – where life on Earth began. Ballard suspects life may have gotten started where hot rock and water collide in one of the world's most seemingly hostile environments – active volcanoes deep within the ocean. He tracks teams of scientists as they deploy robotic submersibles at deep sea volcanic rifts across the world's oceans, points his own ship to a dangerous undersea volcano in the Mediterranean, and hunts for answers amid hissing sulfur vents in Iceland and bubbling beakers at a NASA laboratory. Could the seething geologic heart of our planet actually have given birth to life on Earth?

  • 2012
  • 00:45:02
  • 13-14
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Submarine volcanoes [LCSH] Underwater exploration [LCSH] Oceanography [LCSH] Geography [LCSH] Science [LCSH] Earth sciences [LCSH] Environmental sciences [LCSH] Marine biology [LCSH] Biology [LCSH]
Robert D. Ballard (Host), Gary Johnstone (Producer), Jared Lipworth (Producer), Brandon Royal (Production Coordinator), Andrew Grimes (Production Coordinator), Chad Cohen (Writer), Bryan Cranston (Narrator)
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