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These new robots will plunge into the ocean’s most alien depths
The Orpheus submersibles are designed to explore an extreme zone of the Earth's seas—and could help pave the way for science on distant worlds.
Devil Rays Dive Over A Mile Deep
Researchers discover that devil rays dive deeper than anyone knew--and solve a biological mystery in the process
James Cameron Donates His Custom-Built Submarine To Science
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution will incorporate the Deepsea Challenger's technology into existing submersibles and new vehicles. Also: Check out these awesome drawings of the sub!
Help Oceanographers Comb the Ocean Floor From the Comfort of Your Screen
Identify seafood and other objects as you trawl a virtual seafloor.
New Study of Gulf Oil Spill Details the Plume’s Chemical Makeup, Helping Explain Where the Oil Went
Advanced ocean science tech helps researchers study the spill
Unmanned Sub Dives the Marianas Trench on a Hair-Thin Tether
Nereus becomes the third craft to explore the bottom of the Marianas Trench
Land Grab Under the Ocean
In what Russian officials are calling a race against the U.S. to stake a claim in an area believed to...
Swimming to Spain
An underwater robot attempts a record-breaking voyage across the Atlantic Ocean, fishing for signs of global warming along the way. See it in action in an exclusive video inside.
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