Rutgers/Webb SLOCUM Glider (image) Marine Biological Laboratory Caption A Rutgers/Webb SLOCUM glider is deployed from a Zodiac near Palmer Station Antarctica. Automated glider robots can measure ocean characteristics continuously for weeks at a time. Credit Jason Orfanon Usage Restrictions Must credit photo. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.