Odyssey In Two Biospheres | KCET
Odyssey In Two Biospheres
In 1991, eight scientists were sealed for two years inside Biosphere 2, a three-acre closed ecological system in Arizona. Twenty-five years later, three of the Biospherians are still working together on a research sailing vessel that travels the globe, protecting coral reefs, monitoring whales and running a sustainable agriculture project in Indonesia.
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