The first of 2 episodes about the Ocean.
Bob hosts and talks Mermaids, Squid, The Kraken, and more.
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For more info on ASSAP and their events check out their official website –
‘The Kraken’ poem by Alfred Tennyson, was read from the Kraken Wikipedia page –
and here is the image from Google Earth that we discuss –
image of one that was caught near New Zealand –
short video clip we watched on show of the autopsy news report –
and the full highlights of the autopsy video mentioned on the show –
plus plenty of info on the Wikipedia page –
Squid In Toyoma Bay, Japan at the end of 2015 –
The underwater footage that we watched of the giant squid can be viewed here –
Deep Sea Gigantism
Again, most of the information I got for this was from Wikipedia –
Again, Wiki is was my friend this week –
The art piece ‘Nerina’, by Juan Cabana, thought by many for a while to be evidence of Mermaids –
The 3 fake videos we watched originally from the Animal Planet specials,
‘Mermaids: The Body Found’, and ‘Mermaids: The New Evidence’.
The mermaid Skeleton video with Professor Dimitrov, another fake –
more info here of the skeleton fakes –
The 3 pictures of cave paintings found in Africa that we look at on the show –
Also here is a short video that explains more about the Aquatic Ape Theory –
Part of your world…
The Bloop / Julia
All of the sounds played in The Bloop section are from here,
The Bloop, Julia, Slow Down, The Train –
The Wake, Scott Snyder & Sean Gordon Murphy
20,000 Leagues Under The Sea, Jules Verne
Moby Dick, Herman Melville
…not sure if we would recommend all of them, but we mentioned the following, (plus Splash).
Deep Blue Sea
The Little Mermaid