Takeaway: deep-sea robot for tomorrow

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Takeaway: deep-sea robot for tomorrow

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How do underwater robots work?

Remotely operated underwater vehicles are used in science and industry

ROVs can go far deeper than human divers

They can film and manipulate objects at kilometer depths

They need to be tethered to the ship by a long cable

Through the cable, ROVs are controlled by operators on the ship

A new satellite system can allow to operate ROVs from the land

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