Naval robots check for mines, map and survey

NEW ORLEANS — An eel undulating through coastal waters, powered by batteries, checks for mines. A jellyfish is actually a surveillance robot, powered by the atoms around it. Fins pick up intelligence while propelling a robot bluegill sunfish. The Office of Naval Research is supporting baby steps …

Naval robots check for mines, map and survey

NEW ORLEANS — An eel undulating through coastal waters, powered by batteries, checks for mines. A jellyfish is actually a surveillance robot, powered by the atoms around it. Fins pick up intelligence while propelling a robot bluegill sunfish. The Office of Naval Research is supporting baby steps …