Virgin is Cancelling its Deep-Ocean Mission

Posted in Science on 15th Dec, 2014
by Alex Muller

It seems that quietly, and with none of the fanfare surrounding the original launch, Virgin has shelved its current deep-sea project.

Big robot fleet takes to UK waters

Posted in Hardware on 2nd Oct, 2014
by Alex Muller

A fleet of marine robots is being launched in the largest deployment of its kind in British waters.

Navy aim to predict weather three months in advance with robot subs

Posted in Science on 17th Mar, 2014
by Alex Muller

Within the next ten years, Navy scientists will be able to predict the weather up to 90 days in the future, which should handily best your local TV weatherman.

Lasers poised to supercharge underwater communications

Posted in Hardware on 26th Jan, 2014
by Alex Muller

Li-Fi, the technology which allows light to be used to transfer data, will someday soon give us all super-fast Internet connectivity through our desk lamps.