James Cameron gave his bathyscaphe scientists

James Cameron gave his bathyscaphe scientistsHollywood director James Cameron gives his bathyscaphe "DIPS Challenger" ("Deepsea Challenger") American Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

It is at this submersible author of "Titanic" and "Avatar" has made in the past year, a single dive to the bottom of the deepest point of the oceans – the Mariana Trench. Cameron was personally involved in the development of submersibles and spent on its creation nearly 10 million dollars, the New York Times.

It is not known whether will go again in the foreseeable future, "DIPS Challenger" in the depths of the sea, but Cameron himself has assured that if you need it, it bathyscaphe to this completely ready. All depends on the availability of research projects and finance. The main thing is that the advanced technology used to create mini-submarine, will not be lost and will help in the design of new undersea vehicles.

James Cameron became the third man in history to have reached the deepest point of the oceans. He made it to the "Abyss Challenger" – Land Basin at a depth of 10,898 meters. Cameron, who remained on the seabed about a few hours, managed to collect samples of rocks, living organisms, and to filming, using a 3D-camera. Thus he descent lasted 2:00 36 minutes, and the ascent to the surface took 70 minutes. According to the director, the scientists found in the extracted samples of 68 new species of living organisms, including bacteria, invertebrates and arthropods, reports Reuters.

Cameron plans to release a documentary about the dive into the Mariana Trench in the autumn of 2013.

As recognized by the director, he wants to re-immerse yourself in the "DIPS Challenger" and reach a point of Sirena Deep, located in the western Pacific Ocean.

It is reported that the "DIPS Challenger" will be delivered to the Institute in June of this year, and he will become an advisor Cameron this scientific institution

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