Science ship has no place to dock amid COVID-19 pandemic


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floating energy lab is facing trial by fire.

COVID-19 lockdowns in the Caribbean mean there are few places to make port.

In March, the catamaran Energy Observer left France on a planned 4-year voyage.

They are testing if renewable energy can sustain the boat and the crew during the trip.

Without help from local ports, the vessel and its crew are put to the test.