Exploring and exploiting the waterways and oceans of our planet has been an integral part of mankind's heritage for tens of thousands of years. As we forge forward into the Twenty-First Century and beyond, the oceans promise to hold their central role in the history of our species. Mankind is forever finding new ways to use these watery environments, from food to travel to energy production and living space.
Humanity's oldest aquatic technology, ships and boats of all sizes and types ply the world's oceans by the millions.
|AIR CAVITY HULLS|
Gliding over the sea on a pocket of air.
A radical new boat design.
|KITE ASSISTED SHIPS|
Advanced high-flying sails.
A semi-submerged mobile laboratory.