• How Do Floating Architectures Not Sink?

    4 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Plataforma de Mergulho ICEBERG / Bulot+Collins. Image Cortesia de Bulot+Collins
    The aquatic environment has always fascinated dreamers and researchers. Around 1960, in the midst of the fierce space race of the Cold War, French explorer Jacques Cousteau developed equipment such as the Aqualung to unravel the depths of the sea, which remained as unexplored as outer space itself. He even stated that in 10 years we could occupy the seabed as “aquanauts” or “oceanautas,” where it would be possible to spend long periods extracting mineral resources and even growing food. Sixty years later, the...
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