Exploration, Adventure and Space Analogues/EVA Simulations.
The deep ocean is a truly alien world. It has the infinite vastness of outer space, but unlike space, it is heavily populated with life - and awaiting discovery. Then we venture beyond...
Bending Horizons: Summit Mt. Everest 2015
Summit Mt. Everest in Spring 2015 making site-specific artistic responses at various altitudes for a 360degree HD Documentary.
Inspiration to climb Everest 2013/4
In 2011, I received an invitation to walk from the bottom of the ocean to the top of the world! Yes, that sounds like me but how do I make each step count?
Arctic Eco Art and Science Expedition 2010
A moon/mars simulation mission turned into an art science expedition that sadly I could not join. It became a supurb new eco-documentary by Saeed Taji Farouky shot aboard an ice-class tall ship 2011, 2012.
HMP Arctic Lunar Medical Contingency EVA Simulation 2006
Demonstration that an injured suited crewmember could be safely extracted from lunar EVA analogue terrain and transported to a remote site for care.
Atlantica Expedition: Undersea Habitat Mission Crew since 2007
Atlantica Expedition's mission is to integrate humankind into the ocean environment in a responsible manner. Official Aquanaut Crew.
Underwater EVA Simulation 2006, 2010
Repair of the "Hubble Telescope" in a standard pool at NASA Ames. Movement, interaction and safety in neutral buoyancy is comparable to some extent to handling objects in microgravity and during EVA.
Rock Climbing Mt. Arapalies 1994 - 2000
Before diving, I found rock climbing one of the most natural, peaceful and perfectly challenging pursuits in life. There are so many incredible life lessons, friendships and skills to be learned on the rock.