Jellyfish Ahoy!

I remember gazing at the jellyfish with utter amazement in Hong Kong’s Ocean Park aquarium. Little did I know that their sting can be so painful and apparently some species’ sting can actually prove fatal for humans! I love the ocean and shudder to think how would it feel to get stung. The Ocean Guard is a series of buoys that use ultra-low frequency sound waves to prevent jellyfish from entering certain areas. It is a safer way to keep them at bay, without harming them. Peaceful co-existence I suppose.

Ocean Guard is an IDEA Award winning entry.

Designers: Dong-Woo Kang, Jung-Hoon Yang, Kyung-Chan Han, Kyung-Rok Kang, Kyung-Hong Kim, Minji Jeon and Bao Haimo

5 Comments

  • Debbie Brown says:

    I have been stung by a jelly fish and it STINGS. It stings much like a bee but over a larger area. I lived and didn’t even seek medical treatment. Within a few hrs the pain was gone.

  • Gianfrancesco Fantechi says:

    Can I have some more info about this product and where to buy… Thank you in advance.

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