It's real! I finally made it underwater! As type this, I'm lying in my bunk in Aquarius, watching fish swim through the viewport. It's almost unreal... :) Stay tuned for a lengthier update, coming soon! Meanwhile, I need to prepare our dive plan for this evening and make sure our research equipment is in order.
Grace Young (B.S., MIT, Ph.D, Oxford) is an ocean engineer, aquanaut, and explorer currently working at X. She was a scientist and engineer on Fabian Cousteau’s Mission 31 and is currently chief scientist of the Pisces VI deepsea research submarine and a National Geographic Emerging Explorer.