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06.26.16
328 foot-long floating barrier will collect ocean trash
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328 foot-long floating barrier will collect ocean trash

The Ocean Cleanup is testing a prototype that could lead to a barrier 62 miles long.

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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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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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10.03.14
The Big Picture: Satellite imagery details ocean depths with new maps
10.03.14

The Big Picture: Satellite imagery details ocean depths with new maps

Harnessing data from two satellites, scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San D...

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07.10.14
India plans to build the world's largest floating solar farm
07.10.14

India plans to build the world's largest floating solar farm

Solar farms need three things: sunlight, photovoltaic panels and a huge expanse of land. It's the...

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