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$8M robo-submarine implodes deep under the ocean

The Nereus unmanned deep-sea vehicle is lost at sea after attempting a dramatic dive into an ocean trench.

By May 12, 2014


Will Cameron's deep-sea voyage yield breakthrough drugs?

Moviemaker's expedition to the Mariana Trench could usher in a new type of undersea lab that can extract chemical compounds from microorganisms living in the deepest parts of the ocean.

By April 12, 2012


At Woods Hole, conquering the deep ocean

Road Trip 2010: In a quest to uncover secrets of the deep, scientists at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute have developed cutting-edge software and a series of high-tech underwater vehicles.

By July 17, 2010


Oceans' salvation may lie in exploration

A gala event celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first--and only--manned dive to the bottom of the Mariana Trench highlights just how much work needs to be done if mankind hopes to rescue the planet's oceans from their rapidly degrading health.

By April 15, 2010


Short Take: Oracle, Vicom work on publishing system

Oracle and Vicom Multimedia are working to deliver a fully integrated, high-volume, multiuser, multisite, multimedia publishing system. Oracle Video Server will provide the technology foundation for Vicom's Nereus, a multimedia publishing system for the production and delivery of large-scale, media-rich, high-volume applications. Oracle Video Server lets users store, manage, and deliver real-time video and audio to Web browsers, PCs on networks, NCs, and set-top boxes.

By November 21, 1996


Short: Oracle, Vicom offer Multimedia publishing tools

Oracle and Vicom Multimedia said today that they will team up to offer a multimedia publishing system for viewing on the Internet and corporate intranets. Oracle's Video Server software will provide a foundation upon which developers can tailor Vicom's NEREUS publishing system to author, manage and display multimedia documents containing video and audio for viewing via standard Web browsers, Oracle said.

November 21, 1996