Ocean

12.29.15
Automatic garbage bin promises to clean the oceans
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Automatic garbage bin promises to clean the oceans

Your marina (and the planet) could be cleaner thanks to a crowdfunding project.

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12.14.15
Xprize offers $7 million for exploring the ocean floor
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Xprize offers $7 million for exploring the ocean floor

The Shell Ocean Discovery Xprize offers serious cash for mapping the seafloor with robots.

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12.09.15
Deep-ocean diving robot Nereus is gone and won't be replaced
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Deep-ocean diving robot Nereus is gone and won't be replaced

It was the only machine capable of exploring the deepest parts of the ocean.

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09.15.15
Saturn's moon Enceladus has a global, water-based ocean
09.15.15

Saturn's moon Enceladus has a global, water-based ocean

NASA has confirmed that Saturn's moon Enceladus has a water ocean covering everything below its icy surface.

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07.06.15
Google's latest science camp for kids starts on July 13th
07.06.15

Google's latest science camp for kids starts on July 13th

If you want your kids to learn something while they're out of school but would rather not ship the...

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06.28.15
Floating robots will find out what keeps the Indian Ocean healthy
06.28.15

Floating robots will find out what keeps the Indian Ocean healthy

Believe it or not, scientists don't know a lot about how the Indian Ocean works. Without many samp...

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05.08.15
MIT gave exploring robots a way to plan underwater missions
05.08.15

MIT gave exploring robots a way to plan underwater missions

Forget those teensy deep-sea submersibles cradling crews of brave scientists -- the future of unde...

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03.08.15
Mars once had enough water to form a large ocean
03.08.15

Mars once had enough water to form a large ocean

You probably know that Mars hasn't always been so barren, but have you wondered what it was like i...

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