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Underwater robot can follow marine organisms over record distances
Description: An underwater robot that can function in the ocean for months on end will allow scientists to study life in the open ocean, hundreds of kilometres from shore. The robot performed its first experiments this month, spending almost a week at a time tracking algal blooms in California's Monterey Bay. [Source: Nature News]
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Source: Nature News
Publish Date: 11/1/2010
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