Combined Miniature Deterrent Force

According to the story (book & film), the Proteus (U.S.N. U-91035 Exp. Ocenographic), an experimental Naval vessel built for the Oceanographic Research and Development Program, was designed by Captain William "Bill" Owens, for Piscatorial research (deep sea fish spawning habits). It was brought to the CMDF for an emergency surgical mission to save the life of a Soviet defector (the one scientist that knew how to prolong the miniaturization process beyond 1 hour). The Nuclear-powered submarine used a microscopic radio-active particle (providing enough energy to activate it). They couldn't reduce the nuclear fuel. The only battery-powered component was the "wireless".

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