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Underwater Statue

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A five meter sculpture has been placed just below the ocean's surface off the coast of New Providence in Nassau, Bahamas.Called "Ocean Atlas," the sixty ton sculpture was created by artist and diver Jason DeCaires Taylor.The statue pays homage to the ancient Greek statue of Atlas.Not only does it encourage divers away from exploring, and possibly damaging, natural reefs, but the statue's materials make it suitable for marine life to inhabit it.

Estatua submarina

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Una escultura de cinco metros se ha colocado justo debajo de la superficie del océano frente a la costa de Nueva Providencia en Nassau, Bahamas.Llamada "Atlas del Océano", la escultura de sesenta toneladas fue creada por el artista y buzo Jason DeCaires Taylor.La estatua es un homenaje a la antigua estatua griega de Atlas.No sólo exhorta a los buzos a alejarse de explorar y posiblemente dañar los arrecifes naturales, sino que los materiales de la estatua la hacen apta para que la vida marina la habite.

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La estatua es segura para los peces y las plantas.

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