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World's 1st pedal-powered submarine makes debut

08-24-2010 09:50 BJT

Stephane Rousson, chief designer of the Scubster submarine, a pedal-powered personal wet sub, is seen underwater during testing in Villefranche sur Mer, southeastern France, July 28, 2010. Rousson will attend the upcoming International Submarine Race in Bethesda in Maryland, U.S, June 2011. The streamlined carbon fiber Scubster, build by Rousson, moves up to the desired 10kph (6.2mph) speed, and 5 meters (16 feet) in the depths of the sea. Scubster team will take part in next year's International Submarine Race, which is scheduled to be held at the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Carderock Division, Bethesda, Maryland between June 27 and July 1, 2011.(Xinhua/AFP Photo)

Stephane Rousson, chief designer of the Scubster submarine, a pedal-powered
personal wet sub, is seen underwater during testing in Villefranche sur Mer,
southeastern France, July 28, 2010. Rousson will attend the upcoming International
Submarine Race in Bethesda in Maryland, U.S, June 2011. The streamlined carbon
fiber Scubster, build by Rousson, moves up to the desired 10kph (6.2mph) speed,
and 5 meters (16 feet) in the depths of the sea. Scubster team will take part
in next year's International Submarine Race, which is scheduled to be held at
the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Carderock Division, Bethesda, Maryland
between June 27 and July 1, 2011.(Xinhua/AFP Photo)

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