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Navy Project Aiming to Build Robotic Jellyfish

The U.S. Navy and Virginia Tech are partnering to to engineer an autonomous robotic jellyfish under a $5 million project funded by the Naval Undersea Warfare Center and the Office of Naval Research. “Cyro,” spanning 5 feet and 7 inches and weighing 170 pounds, is being built to monitor the …

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Researchers Develop Unmanned Jellyfish Submarine for Navy

U.S. Navy-funded scientists have developed an unmanned seawater-powered submarine drone that the branch could use for spy missions, the Washington Times reports.  Researchers at the Virginia Tech and University of Texas at Dallas created the Robojelly and published their findings with the Office of Naval Research in the Smart Materials …

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