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10 talks on creatures from the deep10 talks on creatures from the deep

Posted By Kate Torgovnick May

Imagine a squid so big that, when sprawled out, it is the size of a two-story house. Edith Widder has now seen this enormous ocean creature, once the stuff of nautical legend, six times. In today’s talk, Widder shares how we now have filmed proof of the giant squid’s existence, thanks to a mission conducted […]


There are giants in the ocean: Edie Widder at TED2013There are giants in the ocean: Edie Widder at TED2013

Posted By Thu-Huong Ha

There are giants in the ocean, and we can prove it, begins marine biologist Edie Widder on stage at TED. Widder first became involved with TED when she gave a talk on life in the underwater world at Mission Blue in 2010, as part of Sylvia Earle’s TED Prize wish. There she met the late […]