Originally Posted by DGR
Willard Price books!! They were great!! Hal and his brother - whatever his name was...
They built a mechanical shark for a documentary that the BBC showed a couple of years ago - they sent it in to swim among sharks (for short periods)to study them - I think they took offence and it got trashed a couple of times - it was clever though.
Amazing the things those books could teach you - like a Vampire bat actually laps up the blood like a cat - rather than sucking it up!!!
A good one about undersea life - they had a sub that was also a surface effect aircraft - remained pressurized so they could come straight up after living at 100' deep - travel to another island - then submerge again - all logically possible!!!