Autonomous sub seeks plankton patches to save birds

Phytoplankton aren’t just evenly distributed throughout the ocean. Instead, they occur in three-dimensional concentrated patches. A new autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) is able to find and map those patches, potentially helping to preserve wildlife such as seabirds…
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Category: Robotics

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Autonomous

Conservation

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Ocean

Submarine

Underwater

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