Curacao’s New Underwater Research Station. | SMN News

Plans for a cutting edge, underwater research station ‘PROTEUS™’ have recently been released. The modular design, inspired by coral polyps, will allow scientists to live and conduct research directly from the ocean floor off the coast of Curaçao. PROTEUS™ is a project of the Fabien Cousteau Ocean Learning Center (FCOLC) and is Fabien Cousteau’s vision, supported by Yves Béhar through design. The station is slated to be built within 3 years and will provide unparalleled access to the deep sea.

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