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North Korean in Diving Gear Crosses Border into South Korea Undetected

North Korean in Diving Gear Crosses Border into South Korea Undetected

North Korean in Diving Gear Crosses Border into South Korea Undetected North Korean in Diving Gear Crosses Border into South Korea Undetected SEOUL, South Korea — A North Korean man wearing a wet suit and flippers crossed the eastern maritime border with South Korea this week, military officials said on Wednesday. The South’s soldiers failed to detect him until he …

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Is ‘Death Diving’ the Future of TV?

Is ‘Death Diving’ the Future of TV?

Is ‘Death Diving’ the Future of TV? Is ‘Death Diving’ the Future of TV? This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. Stuck at home, we’ve gorged on Netflix and everything else on screens. Is there any turning back? I talked to my colleague Ed Lee, a sharp observer of …

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Robert Barth, a Pioneer of Deep-Sea Diving, Dies at 89

Robert Barth, a Pioneer of Deep-Sea Diving, Dies at 89

The hatch would not open. Six hundred feet below the surface of the Pacific Ocean off the Southern California coast, Chief Warrant Officer Bob Barth struggled to get inside the Navy’s new Sealab 3 habitat. The 340-ton undersea platform, where he and a nine-man crew were scheduled to spend 12 days together, was leaking. Mr. Barth and a fellow diver, …

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