bathysphere


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spherical deep diving apparatus (lowered by a cable) for underwater exploration

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In fact the last bathysphere must already have been preserved
Technical specifications: Bathysphere 300: Model 51 1000 meter water resistance 47mm diameter, 53mm from lug to lug, 15mm height, See through case back 35 jewels, 28800 Bph Swiss manufacture automatic movement featuring a twin barrel, 5 day power reserve German manufactured, Swiss finished case Entire watch is manufactured in Europe of all European parts $3290
Entering the building, the doors close behind you and the only thing to do is enter a waiting bathysphere.
Your plane crashes into the ocean and, after finding a bathysphere, you descend into Rapture, a city beneath the sea.
Famous for his 1934 bathysphere ocean descent, Beebe helped found the field of tropical ecology, shaped the Bronx Zoo, and hosted celebrities.
It's tragic really: families only becoming one when they imagine themselves a quarter of a mile beneath the sea in a bathysphere.
After a bathysphere descent to the seabed, you find yourself surrounded by opulent decor and such weird items as a grand piano whose lid rises from time to time to emit bubbles of trapped air.
After your plane crashes into icy, uncharted waters, you discover a rusted bathysphere and descend into Rapture, a city hidden beneath the sea.
A half mile down: strange creatures, beautiful and grotesque as figments of fancy, reveal themselves at windows of the bathysphere.