Thales speculated that the earth is an island in the river Okeanos
. Legend has it that he fell into a well while gazing at the stars.
And, perhaps unsurprisingly given its hefty price tag, Offshore energy consultants Okeanos
added that there hasn't been much interest.
Caption: NOAA's Okeanos
Explorer uses robotic submarines to explore deep sea vents.
The resort offers two hotels with 431 rooms; numerous choices for dining; two shopping malls that include luxury retailers Dolce and Gabbana, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Prada, Cartier, Burberry, Rolex, and Bulgari; two casinos; and the private Okeanos
Explorer ship used by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to conduct research on the Pacific Ocean and its creatures is finishing up a three-year mission.
The initiative will be coordinated by a central office and council, and has been supported financially and materially by international agencies like Conservation International, Global Blue, IUCN, Waitt Foundation, NOAA, Oceans 5 and the Okeanos
Explorer, Secretariat for the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), and Esri (Jack Dangermond, in particular).
A new compact terrarium from specialty design firm Okeanos
Aquascaping is an easy fix.
Expeditions in 2013 and 2014 by the research vessel Okeanos
Explorer uncovered species of starfish and deep-sea corals thought to have never been seen before.
The NOAA's Okeanos
Explorer is conducting three expeditions to better understand the geology of the trench, the community of sponges that live near the thermal vents, and creatures that inhabit the trench floor.
While on an exploration aboard the agency's sea vessel Okeanos
Explorer, they detected a colorful jellyfish species gliding around the Challenger Deep, the lowest point at the Marianas Trench.
US-based midstream MLP American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID) has acquired a 66.7% interest in the Okeanos
pipeline, a 100-mile gas gathering system located in the Gulf of Mexico, from an affiliate of the partnership's general partner, American Midstream said.
Last week's discovery came during the first dive of the 2016 season from the Okeanos
Explorer, a ship operated by NOAA that explores little-known parts of the oceans.