Wednesday, Apr 6, 2016 ・ 1PM
SOCCOM Launches Robotic Ocean Probes to Measure Global Warming Impacts
The Southern Ocean guards its secrets well. Strong winds and punishing waves have kept all except the hardiest sailors at bay. But a new generation of robotic explorers is helping scientists to document the region’s influence on the global climate. These devices are leading a technological wave that could soon give researchers unprecedented access to oceans worldwide.