January 25, 2011, Indonesia]----I came across this fascinating video which will literally take your breathe away! In Indonesia and Malaysia, the locals practice something called Deep Sea Hunting, where the fisher literally holds his breath for up to 5 minutes, dive down deep and walks along the sea bed to hunt for fish.
This amount of time sounds like a little bit--and for land, it is--but deep under the ocean, this is an incredibly long time to hold ones breathe. Most of us mere mortals would not be able to resist the urge to gasp for air, thereby sealing our fate and drowning.
Take a look at the attached video preview for the BBC One show, "Human Planet:Oceans. Prepare to hold your breathe in amazement.
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