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“Gliderpalooza” Ocean Survey Continues

Students learn about a Rutgers slocum glider (Photo: Norm2006)

Back in September, we told you about “Gliderpalooza,” a collaborative project to launch several ocean-going glider robots off the East Coast to gather scientific data. The project is now well underway, with 15 robots gathering data from Nova Scotia to Georgia. Read the latest news about the project in this recent New York Times article, and check out their video to see the gliders in action:


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