August 20, 2012      

REDORBIT?A Wave Glider surfing robot was deployed off the coast of San Francisco in order to help track tagged great white sharks in the Pacific Ocean.

According to Mark Prigg of the Daily Mail, the seven-foot long robotic ?wave glider? was built by Liquid Robotics and resembles a yellow surfboard. It can reportedly detect signals from marked fish up to 1,000 feet away and relay their location to a satellite transmitter and then onto researchers.

In addition, Sky News Health and Science Corres...

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