Navy Diving Gear Turns Scuba Diver Into Aquaman

Navy Diving Gear Turns Scuba Diver Into Aquaman
Innovation

DARPA is developing a scuba suit that would prevent against sickness or death associated rising to the surface too quickly.

Don Michael Acelar De Leon
  • 9 january 2013

Researchers at the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), an agency of the United States Department of Defense responsible for the development of new military technologies, are now tasked with developing scuba gear and microsystems to help enable navy divers to perform in extreme conditions, and aid against decompression sickness or sudden death due to reaching the surface too quickly.

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