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Marine Biological Laboratory

Rutgers/Webb SLOCUM Glider

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

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