Undersea

04.27.16
Undersea robots find key clue to a mysterious shipwreck
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Undersea robots find key clue to a mysterious shipwreck

They've located the data recorder for the El Faro, a cargo ship lost in a hurricane.

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04.18.16
Watch a robotic snake swim eerily like the real thing
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Watch a robotic snake swim eerily like the real thing

This mechanical serpent will help fix underwater gear... and maybe freak you out a bit.

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10.25.15
US worries Russia would cut undersea data cables in a conflict
10.25.15

US worries Russia would cut undersea data cables in a conflict

Russia is positioning subs and ships near undersea internet cables, and that's making US officials nervous.

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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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06.03.15
Robotic vehicles find the Pacific Ocean's deepest thermal vents
06.03.15

Robotic vehicles find the Pacific Ocean's deepest thermal vents

Robotic underwater vehicles from the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Research Institute just helped discov...

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05.11.15
Microsoft pours money into undersea data cables
05.11.15

Microsoft pours money into undersea data cables

For many internet giants, undersea fiber optic cables are a lifeline. In some cases, it's the dif...

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12.13.14
Virgin Oceanic pauses its deep sea exploration plans
12.13.14

Virgin Oceanic pauses its deep sea exploration plans

If you were hoping to see Virgin Oceanic visit the deepest parts of Earth's oceans, you'll have to...

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08.11.14
Google backs an undersea cable that will give the internet a big speed boost
08.11.14

Google backs an undersea cable that will give the internet a big speed boost

The internet is quickest when you have a direct connection to the sites you're trying to reach, bu...

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