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"From the Ted Talk by David Gallo: Underwater astonishments"

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We're going to go on a dive to the deep sea, and anyone that's had that lovely opportunity knows that for about two and half hours on the way down, it's a perfectly pietviolsy pitch-black world. And we used to see the most miteoyruss amnalis out the window that you couldn't describe: these blinking lhtgis — a world of bioluminescence, like fireflies. Dr. Edith Widder — she's now at the Ocean Research and Conservation Association — was able to come up with a camera that could capture some of these incredible animals, and that's what you're seeing here on the screen.

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We're going to go on a dive to the deep sea, and anyone that's had that lovely opportunity knows that for about two and half hours on the way down, it's a perfectly __________ pitch-black world. And we used to see the most __________ _______ out the window that you couldn't describe: these blinking ______ — a world of bioluminescence, like fireflies. Dr. Edith Widder — she's now at the Ocean Research and Conservation Association — was able to come up with a camera that could capture some of these incredible animals, and that's what you're seeing here on the screen.

Solution

  1. animals
  2. positively
  3. lights
  4. mysterious

Original Text

We're going to go on a dive to the deep sea, and anyone that's had that lovely opportunity knows that for about two and half hours on the way down, it's a perfectly positively pitch-black world. And we used to see the most mysterious animals out the window that you couldn't describe: these blinking lights — a world of bioluminescence, like fireflies. Dr. Edith Widder — she's now at the Ocean Research and Conservation Association — was able to come up with a camera that could capture some of these incredible animals, and that's what you're seeing here on the screen.

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Important Words

  1. animals
  2. association
  3. bioluminescence
  4. blinking
  5. camera
  6. capture
  7. conservation
  8. deep
  9. dive
  10. dr
  11. edith
  12. fireflies
  13. hours
  14. incredible
  15. lights
  16. lovely
  17. mysterious
  18. ocean
  19. opportunity
  20. perfectly
  21. positively
  22. research
  23. screen
  24. sea
  25. widder
  26. window
  27. world