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Subaquatic Exoskeletons
The PISCES For Underwater Flight


By: Alex Covert (Star) Sep 27, 08
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The University of West Florida’s Institute of Human and Machine Cognition produced an underwater exoskeleton to help soldiers ‘fly’ through the water.

The suit is designed to mimic the swimming styles of penguins, dolphins, and turtles—all experts at underwater maneuverability. The main objective here is speed, and this suit is said to be able to bring swimmers up to a top speed of over 1.5 m/s.



Source: blog.wired
Readmore: ihmc.us



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