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Army ROV clears underwater ordnance off Hawaii

Working at a site off Oahu once used as a marine munitions dump, the Army's Roumrs ROV has cleared dozens of pieces of exploded ordnance.

By August 8, 2011

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Remora ROV fishes out Air France black box

An American ROV has finally retrieved the black box of an Air France jet that crashed in the Atlantic in June 2009, killing all 228 people onboard.

By May 2, 2011

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ROVs fail to find Japanese missing in tsunami

The probes transmitted eerie images of sunken cars, debris, and personal effects, but the Pacific did not give up any missing victims from last month's disaster.

By April 24, 2011

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Who needs 100-foot scuba limits with this 1,000-foot exosuit?

Recreational divers must not go deeper than 100 feet, but this special suit, on display at the American Museum of Natural History, allows safe diving for hours.

By February 27, 2014

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Behind the scenes at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Otters, jellyfish, seahorses, sea tortoises, and much more are the chief attractions at arguably the world's most famous aquarium. CNET Road Trip 2012 stopped by to check it out.

By June 23, 2012

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Dive on in: Fabien Cousteau and the urge to live under the sea

Next spring, Fabien Cousteau, grandson of the legendary Jacques, will lead a 31-day mission, living in an underwater lab and exploring the mysteries of the deep. And you're invited to come along.

By November 28, 2013

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Can robots stop Gulf of Mexico oil spill?

Officials have dispatched robotic submarines to try to stop oil leaking from a sunken rig on the Gulf of Mexico 130 miles southeast of New Orleans.

By April 26, 2010

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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

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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

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Okeanos Explorer to delve the depths of the seas

Gearing up to set sail, NOAA's high-tech ship is dedicated to deep-ocean exploration and public education.

By July 25, 2009