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Coral Sculpture Exhibit in Maldives Immerses Ocean Art in Tidal Waters

The Sculpture Coralarium is an art installation in the center of the largest developed coral lagoon in the Maldives, on the island resort of Fairmont Sirru Fen Fushi. The artwork is a semi-submerged tidal gallery that exhibits a series of sculptural artworks on the skyline, inter-tidal area and seabed. The 200-ton tidal building is cube shaped, six meters tall, with its

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Robots to Help Study Rig Impact on Marine Life

A project, led by the National Oceanography Centre, has been launched to develop a guide for using ocean robots to assess the impact of decommissioned oil structures on marine life. Decommissioned oil structures can provide a habitat for marine life in a similar way to a reef, or lead to negative consequences such as marine pollution. The environmental impact of piles of

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