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Aquaticus

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by SteveAustin, Oct 15, 2002.

  1. SteveAustin

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    Aquaticus

    Discussion started by SteveAustin - Oct 15, 2002

    http://www.idonline.com/adr02/aquaticus_bit_wtc.asp


    DESIGN DISTINCTION AQUATICUS
    Inspired by Jacques Cousteau's dream that man would one day live in harmony with fish, this diving scooter, created by San Francisco designer Geffrey Petrizzi, features an artificial gill that extracts oxygen from the water. The gill not only fuels the scooter's power source, but also provides oxygen to the diver, who can use Aquaticus to supplement a dive. Barrett was impressed with the product's well-resolved inventiveness and fantasy element.



    I thought this was pretty cool. Especially the part about the artificial gill that extracts oxygen from water. This has military written all over it.

    Link has a picture...I couldn't get it to open a new window and I'm too lazy to put it on an image hosting site.
     
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    SteveAustin - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    anti first
     
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    --zeSto-- - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    2nd

    http://www.idonline.com/adr02/images/aquaticus_2.jpg'>
    It definately looks like some kind of manta ray to me.

    p.s. Jaques Cousteau is my hero. did you know he was [i]ahh muse lam[/i]?
     
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    uncle-boy - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    i wish i had one of those.

    then i could live......unda da sea!
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    SteveAustin - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    thanks zesto.

    didn't know that about Jaques. interesting shit.
     
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    UrbanAssault - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    Pretty dope. But I never go in the ocean, EVER. I'm scared shitless of Sharks. Lifeless black eyes that don't seem to be looking at anything at all. 'till they take a bite out of your ass and their eyes roll over white......FUCK THAT! Being eaten alive would suck major ass .
     
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    SteveAustin - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    Can't say that I'm afraid of sharks. Out of sight out of mind I guess. I did get stung by a bunch of jellyfish. I got this real nauceous feeling and felt like I was paralyzed. Freaked me out fo sure.
     
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    --zeSto-- - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    yep... Jaques converted.
    That man discovered so much about the world.
    I'd really love to hear his take on Creationism/Evolution.

    (p.s. I was Jaques for Halloween last year)
     
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    uncle-boy - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    side note....

    http://www.pas.rochester.edu/~ejnisman/catgroup/einstein.jpe'>
    Einstein became a Christian in his later years.

    i would like to hear his as well as Jaques views on different things.
    just because of there intellect and experiences.
     
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    uncle-boy - Replied Oct 15, 2002

    that was interesting, i wonder if anyone else in the world decided to converto tislam because of that phenomenom. it really is neat tho how its that which converted a man so in love with the ocean.