Exploring Deep Sea and Deep Space Are Surprisingly Similar

Sylvia Earle and Neil deGrasse Tyson talk about the seas and stars.

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Sylvia, I heard a rumor that you were born underwater. And that you had gills, and then you just had to pretend you were human and came out, and now it’s just a charade when you’re on dry land.

Sylvia Earle: I wish that was so!

NT: What happened to you early in life where all of a sudden being on dry land was not the priority?

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