Nathan Wolfe:
What's left to explore?

TED2012 · 07:10 · Filmed Feb 2012
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We've been to the moon, we've mapped the continents, we've even been to the deepest point in the ocean — twice. What's left for the next generation to explore? Biologist and explorer Nathan Wolfe suggests this answer: Almost everything. And we can start, he says, with the world of the unseeably small.

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