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Underwater photographer Steven Benjamin is under one of the world’s most strict COVID lockdowns in Cape Town, South Africa, but he hasn’t let that stop him from capturing world-class wildlife photography. He’s just doing it from the comfort of his garden instead.“South Africa has implemented the strictest lockdowns in the world—no dogs walking, no exercise, no cigarettes o
called DeepView 24, this tourist submarine can carry 24 passengers - plus pilot and co-pilot - and can take users down to 100-meter depths. The post this tourist submarine by triton gives visitors panoramic underwater views appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Lomography has announced the release of the Analogue Aqua a new ‘simple use’ reloadable camera that comes packed an underwater case.The Analogue Aqua is the latest version of Lomography’s take on the disposable 35mm film camera—this time with an aquatic twist thanks to its protective plastic housing, which is waterproof down to 10m (33ft).The kit will be available in two versions, pre-loaded with
It was two years ago that we first heard about the Trident, an underwater scooter made by Chinese startup Geneinno. The company has now released a cheaper, more portable model, known as the Geneinno S2.Continue ReadingCategory: Marine, TransportTags: Underwater scooters, Swimming
Millions of tons of plastic waste washes into the world's oceans each year, but a new study has revealed that it doesn’t all move through the water in the same way. Scientists investigating the movement of submarine sediment have found that so-called underwater avalanches are driving microplastics into the deep ocean, a finding that may help researchers better map the distribution of waste throug
While we've certainly heard of epoxy resins that harden when exposed to light, usually all of the substance has to be exposed. A new additive causes resin to solidify when even only a bit of it gets lit up, however – plus it works underwater.Continue ReadingCategory: Materials, ScienceTags: TU Wien, Adhesive, Glue, Light, New Atlas Audio
The Underwater Photographer of the Year competition has named its winners for 2020, crowning French photographer Greg Lacoeur as this year’s champion and selecting 8 other category winners from among 5500 entries submitted by underwater photographers from 70 different countries.The UK-based competition named its first Underwater Photographer of the Year in 1965, but the contest has grown si
the autonomous draper drone will analyze the invisible threat of microplastics so that scientists can understand where they originate from and how to prevent them from contaminating our waters. The post the underwater draper drone scans the ocean for microplastics appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Underwater glacier melting can be hard to study. But now, researchers have used robotic kayaks to monitor plumes of freshwater coming from beneath glaciers, and found that they’re melting much faster than we thought.
exolung translates the diver's swimming motions into air movement, keeping breathing air flowing as long as the diver keeps swimming. The post the exolung gives divers an ‘unlimited’ underwater air supply appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine. is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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