Marine biologist, photographer and documentary maker Mike deGruy was killed in a helicopter accident in Australia yesterday. TED has remembrance page here and below is one of his videos from TED recorded during Mission Blue
More coverage here and here’s Mike’s website if you want to explore his work further. It’s a great loss for the world whenever someone passes who has devoted their career to conveying to the public the beauty and wonder of the oceans. Smooth sailing, Mike, we’re sorry to see you go so soon.