Abyss Box

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The Abyss Box is a vessel containing 16 litres (3.5 imp gal; 4.2 US gal) of water at the very high pressure of 18 megapascal to simulate the natural underwater environment of hadal fauna living at about 1,800 metres (5,900 ft) below the surface. It is on display at Oceanopolis aquarium in Brest, France. All the equipment maintaining the extreme pressure inside the Abyss Box weighs 600 kilograms (1...[Read More]

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