Author Flavio Sacco

I've been for working several years as a marine biologist in the scientific research field, developing different research and environmental management projects. I cofounded "Ocean Eyes Group", which specialises in developing innovative underwater products and technologies, including a lightweight ROV: the ELEMENT ROV.

As children, we feel a deep attraction towards the unknown and become little explorers of the environment we live in. If we’re lucky, that passion to explore remains with us as adults and sends us into the depths of the ocean.  The desire to explore the marine world, including the beautiful and fantastic creatures that live there, has pushed explorers and inventors to develop a long history of submarines and equipment to go deeper and deeper underwater. These same exploits have inspired fascinating novels and the dreams of many children. Until recently, both aerial and underwater drones have been expensive…