Superhuman Filipino diver from the Badjao tribe ;BBC

This man descend 20 meters (65 feet) to sea floor, his heart slows down to 30 beats per minute, pressure squeezes his lungs to 1/3 of their initial volume, even without weights he is negatively buoyant enough to stride across the bottom of the sea as if like hunting on land, 2 1/2 minutes of hunting under pressure. He can still manage to stay as long as 5 minutes! - indeed a superhuman.

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+2 1. Meggey commented 164 days ago

5 MINUTES!!!!! and he wasn't showing off at 2:15 ahahahaha well i say Guinness World Records should be contacted
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+2 2. Judge-Jake commented 163 days ago

I'm sure he could get one of those fish from the local Pet shop 8-)
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-2 3. jaikku commented 160 days ago

"superhuman diver"? Well... Take a minute to check out how long other people have held their breath underwater in freediving community. William Trubridge for example. His record is 124m. World record for static apnea is 11 min 35 sec. I would consider these people quite better described as superhuman. Herbert Nitsch is amazing. Watch:
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+3 4. sunnydaze4me commented 159 days ago

#3 Comparing a guy who spent years increasing his lung capacity just to make deep dives using flippers and a decent line ,to a Filipino native who dives with none of that while hunting food is imbecilic .
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0 5. Natan_el_Tigre commented 149 days ago

Who taught this guy to fish, Highlander?! :D