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China Plans Long-term Underwater Lab

China is planning to build a deep sea lab to look for minerals under the sea bed. According to a proposal presented by the Chinese Science Ministry, the lab will be placed about 3,000 meters deep and provide long-time living and working space for scientists looking for sources of oil, natural gas and valuable minerals. The idea was included in the current five-year economic plan but Bloomberg news reports that after a recent review, authorities moved it to second place on the...

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