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Underwater robot reveals the mysteries of Antarctic ice

An underwater robot has been used to produce the first detailed, high-resolution 3D maps of Antarctic sea ice.

By November 24, 2014

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US Navy turns to 'Jaws' for drone inspiration

The United States Navy tests out an unmanned, underwater drone called the GhostSwimmer. It prowls through the water just like a massive shark.

By December 17, 2014

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Raspberry Pi-powers DIY autonomous underwater vehicle

Built by a team of engineering undergraduates from Singapore, the robotic vessel dubbed Coconut Pi uses both the Raspberry Pi and Arduino.

By April 10, 2013

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$2.4 million air-conditioned limo submarine perfect for 007

The C-Explorer 5 is a luxury submarine worthy of being a Bond vehicle. The Q Division will probably want to add on some lasers and wheels, though.

By November 28, 2012

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Ghost stealth boat moves on gas layer around hull

Juliet Marine's Ghost stealth boat produces a gas layer around its hull to move it through water with 900 times less friction.

By August 31, 2011

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Inside the world's most advanced submarine

Road Trip 2010: Aboard the Virginia class sub, North Carolina, CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman sees how the Navy has taken submarines and added servers, wireless networking, and digital periscope visualization.

By July 19, 2010

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Keeping your boat's bottom shipshape

U.S. Navy develops an underwater grooming robot that does away with hull-dwelling barnacles and slime.

By August 26, 2009