Proteus, the Penguin Boat
The Proteus project is the challenge of pragmatically applying highly efficient natural fish propulsion technologies to conventional vessels.
Just as a penguin or sea turtle are a rigid body with fish-like flapping fins, Proteus is a boat that propels itself with two oscillating foils.
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