history-making

Meet Dr. Dawn Wright, the First Black Person to go to the Deepest-Known Part of the of Earth

Dr. Dawn Wright made history as the first Black person to go to Challenger Deep, the deepest-known part of the seabed of Earth. Her dive took four hours and was about 10,919 meters below the surface, which is almost seven miles. Wright joins LX to share her experience and the inspiration behind the dive.