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Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Oceanology: Robot 'Gliders' Swim The Undersea World
Engage the wave drive (Image: Liquid Robotics)
From New Scientist:
THE way we study oceans could be transformed by a high-tech "surfboard" that generates its own power from sunlight and water waves. The device is capable of navigating at sea for months at a time and recently completed a 4000-kilometre trip from Hawaii to San Diego, California.