November 2, 2018. – The company Virgin Group is joining a new mission to address one of the most mysterious mysteries of the sea. What is at the bottom of the Great Blue Hall in Belize?
That Great Blue Hole in Belize It is the largest sink in the world. The huge cave is 300 meters (984 feet) wide and about 125 meters deep.
1971, a submarine explorer Jacques Cousteau He placed the Blue Hole on the map when he first explored it in depth.
Almost half a century later, it became an access point for diving, but the exact nature of the Blue Hole was almost unknown. However, the grandson of Cousteau, Fabien Cousteau, is in this case.
He will join. Branson, Who directs Ocean unit, Leadership initiatives, scientists, explorers and filmmakers who aim to protect the oceans Aquatika Foundation.
They plan to bring submarines, including the Aquatica Stingray 500, to track what's on the bottom of the hole.
That Expedition Blue Hole Belize 2018It will be live on the Discovery Channel on Sunday, December 2, 2018, with the title.
A new exploration dive into the deep blue hole of Belize will be aired.
Located about 40 miles from the coast of Belize, Blue hole It was a huge cave on the mainland thousands of years ago.
The cave was submerged when the sea rose again. now Belize Barrier Reef Islands, Declared site World Heritage By UNESCO.
That Blue hole It has never been mapped or mapped globally. The idea is that this new expedition can answer questions about what lies on the floor of this enigmatic cave.
One of the expedition's submarines provides additional lighting for both onboard equipment and home viewers as much as possible.
There are also two support boats. There are advanced yachts that provide accommodations and amenities for the team and research vessels that support exploration.
After finishing the dive on December 2, the boats continue to monitor and explore the site for two weeks and collect data to enable professionals to build a physical model of the terrain. Blue hole.